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The mechanics of playing the clarinet
The Historical Performance of Music: An Introduction
Offering students and performers a concise overview of historical performance, this 1999 book takes into account the many significant developments in the discipline. It addresses practical mattersExpand
The Cambridge companion to the clarinet
The Cambridge Companion to the Clarinet. Edited by Colin Lawson. (Cambridge Companions to Music.) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. [xvi, 240 p. ISBN 0-521-47066-8. $59.95.] Nearly twoExpand
The Cambridge Companion to the Orchestra
1. The history of the orchestra Tim Carter and Erik Levi 2. The development of musical instruments Robert Barclay 3. The orchestral repertory Peter Laki 4. From notation to sound Richard Rastall 5.Expand
Single reeds before 1750
Players and composers
The professional clarinettist
Brahms, clarinet quintet
List of illustrations Preface 1. The nineteenth-century clarinet and its music 2. Brahms and the orchestral clarinet 3. The genesis and reception of the clarinet quintet 5. Design and structure 6. Performance practice 7. The legacy of Brahms's clarinet music Appendix Select bibliography Notes Index. Expand