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Anatomy of the Orchestra

Norman Del Mar (Author)

Not available in British Common; Available in Canada

Paperback, 526 pages
ISBN: 9780520050624
December 1983
$39.95, £29.95
Before his death in 1994, Norman Del Mar was acknowledged as one of the world's foremost authorities on the orchestra. Anatomy of the Orchestra is written not only for fellow conductors, players, students, and professional musicians, but also for everyone interested in the performance of orchestral music.
Dedicatory Introduction
Preface to the revised edition, 1983

I. The Strings
II. The Woodwind
III. Horns
IV. The Heavy Brass
V. Timpani and Percussion
VI. Keyboard and Other Instruments

Postscript and Envoi

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