The book that set the standard for orchestration texts.
Written by a renowned composer whose works have been performed by major orchestras around the world, The Study of Orchestration is the only text that explores the characteristics of orchestral instruments and shows students how a master composer approaches orchestration. The Fourth Edition invites students to experience the instruments through online audio and video recordings and now offers more coverage of writing for band.
Author: Samuel Adler
Title: The Study of Orchestration
Published: 1989 (2nd edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton Company
Hard Cover: 640 pages
Book Condition: Very Good (see photos).
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. (see photos)