The History of Musical Instruments and Music-making
A Complete History of Musical Forms and the OrchestraBook - 2001
This comprehensive reference investigates the principal ancient civilizations with regard to key developments and musical traditions. The text focuses on different methods of music-making, explains how the string and bow create sound, the tonal quality of single and double reeds, etc. and information about famous players.
Publisher: London : Southwater, c2001.
Characteristics: 96 p. :,ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ;,30 cm.
Alternative Title: Musical instruments and music-making