The Orchestra And Its Instruments - Christopher HeadingtonThe Bodley Head, 1971, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
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3rd Impression. This book deals in turn with each section of the modem orchestra: strings, woodwind, brass, percussion, and keyboard instruments, describing both the standard instruments, describing both the standard instruments, and also those which are heard only occasionally. Throughout, examples are given of works in which the qualities of individual instruments are particularly demonstrated.