Arranging for the Concert Band

Arranging for the Concert Band

By Frank Erickson Workbook Item: 00-SB01029A
Add to Cart Add to List

Product Details


Arranging for the Concert Band and the separately available workbook are intended to introduce students to basic techniques of arranging for the concert band. Arranging can be divided into two separate processes. The first deals with scoring and transcribing. Scoring is concerned with such things as voicing, doubling, balance and color. The term scoring also means the actual writing of notes on the score paper. Transcribing is scoring music written for one kind of musical instrument or group -- say a piano or orchestra -- for a different kind of group. This text deals with those matters. The second part of arranging is the more creative process of writing introductions, modulations, endings, background figures and so on.

Sample Pages

Additional Information

Author: Frank Erickson
Version: Workbook
Format: Book
Page Count: 120
Item Number: 00-SB01029A
ISBN 10: 5-910957-06-6
ISBN 13: 978-5-910957-06-4
UPC: 029156210927

Join Our Community

Join a community of music enthusiasts with a passion for music education.