PDF | On Jan 1, , Jeffrey Sultanof and others published Textures and Timbres: An Orchestrator’s Handbook by Henry Brant. by Carl Fischer in Frog Peak Newsletter #17). It’s always good news when the craft and art of orchestration is brought up-to-date by a. Textures and Timbres by Henry Brant. A life’s work in codifying the principles of orchestral texture. In some ways, it’s a very narrow view into one specific element .
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Some features of WorldCat will not be available. I think it will greatly affect the blend, unless you are listening on the radio, or are brwnt far back and high up in the concert hall.
Linked Data More texturea about Linked Data. He shows, for example, which accordion stops intensify the effects of the other winds by putting octave duplications outside their ranges.
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Textures and Timbres by Henry Brant
So of course, these young or unconnected musicians will find substitutes in the form of samples, synthesizers, processers, computers, recording and playback devices. Simply coordinating attacks among instruments that produce tones in different ways is difficult. Textures and Timbres focuses on the study of acoustic instrumental tone-qualities, offering comprehensive systematic procedures for balancing and mixing them, both in harmonic and linear contexts.
Remember me on this computer. Where there are common tones in the same voice in succession, and you want to keep uniform articulation among the voices: Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Chapter 17, Extreme Registerspoints out that auditory perceptions in these registers becomes more difficult at fortissimo dynamics, but is very good at lower levels p.
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Henry Brant: Textures and Timbres
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Cancel Forgot your password? Perhaps Brant, as a world-class orchestrator who made recorded sound tracks for films, thinks only of the sound coming at a distance to the listener: Unison mixing of strings and winds p. I would generalize the point braant say that in any vertical harmonic array of instruments, blending is decreased by dissimilar attacks.
To coin a word: Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Here is his text on wind instruments, verbatim:.
Look at Stravinsky, Varese, Janacek, Mahler.