Teaching Music through Performance in Orchestra Volume 2Volume 2 of this critical resource...
By Michael Allen, Louis Bergonzi, Jacquelyn Dillon-Krass, Robert Gillespie, James Kjelland, and Dorothy Straub Compiled and edited by David Littrell
The practical advice and undeniably helpful analysis found in the first volume of Teaching Music through Performance in Orchestra continues with Volume 2.
The book contains thorough analyses of 100 of the most significant works for strings and full orchestra, Grades 1–6. Researched and compiled by scholarly musicians and teachers around the country, the book gives important information on each musical selection, including composer and composition information, historical background, technical requirements, stylistic considerations, musical elements, suggestions for additional listening, and a guide to selected references.
As a reference guide or a college-level text, this volume is ideal for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of the repertoire.
Table of Contents
Resource Recording, Orchestra, Vol. 2, Grades 1–3
Michigan State University Symphony Orchestra, Leon Gregorian, conductor
The CD set features masterful performances of Grade 1–3 string orchestra repertoire from Volume 2. Once again, these CDs maintain the highest standards. Perfect for anyone looking for the best literature available for string orchestra.
Teaching Music through Performance in Orchestra, Vol.
2, Grades 1-3