A Composer's Insight, Volume 1

Thoughts, Analysis and Commentary on Contemporary Masterpieces for Wind Band

A Composer's Insight, Volume 1

Thoughts, Analysis and Commentary on Contemporary Masterpieces for Wind Band

Series: Meredith Music Resource Publisher: Meredith Music Format: Softcover Author: Timothy Salzman

A Composer's Insight, Volume 1 – with a foreword by Michael Colgrass – is the first in a five-volume series on major contemporary composers and their works for wind band. Included in this initial volume are rare, “behind-the-notes” perspectives acquired from personal interviews with each composer. An excellent resource for conductors, composers or enthusiasts interested in acquiring a richer musical understanding of the composers' training, compositional approach, musical influences and interpretative ideas. Features the music of: Timothy Broege, Michael Colgrass, Michael Daugherty, David Gillingham, John Harbison, Karel Husa, Alfred Reed and others.

  • ALFRED REED by David Waltman
  • CINDY MCTEE by David Fullmer
  • DAVID GILLINGHAM by Raydell Bradley and J. Bradley McDavid
  • DAVID STANHOPE by Timothy Salzman
  • JAMES SYLER by Miriam Krueger and Timothy Salzman
  • JOHN HARBISON by Judson Scott
  • JOSEPH SCHWANTNER by Scott Higbee
  • KAREL HUSA by David Fullmer
  • MICHAEL COLGRASS by Stephen Clickard `
  • MICHAEL DAUGHERTY by Judson Scott
  • TIMOTHY BROEGE by David Fullmer
  • YASUHIDE ITO by Miho Takekawa

$29.95 (US) Inventory #HL 00317131 ISBN: 9780634058271 UPC: 073999135855 Width: 8.5" Length: 11.0" 164 pages

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