Traces the evolution of the traditional instrument families of woodwind and brass, strings, percussion, and keyboard, from ancient times, and offers examples of unfamiliar instruments. Entries on individual instruments provide background on their history, use, construction, and associated music, and discuss personalities and technologies that have
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Book Description MacMillan Publishing Company., 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028646673