Sound in Motion A Performer's Guide to Greater Musical Expression

ISBN-10: 0253219264
ISBN-13: 9780253219268
Edition: 2007
Authors: David McGill
List price: $28.00 Buy it from $25.21
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: An insightful and imaginative study to deepen the performer's approach to music

New Starting from $25.21
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Psychology Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 3/17/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

An insightful and imaginative study to deepen the performer's approach to music

Grammy winning bassoonist, David McGill, has served as principal bassoon of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra since 1997. He has also served as principal of the Cleveland Orchestra, the Toronto Symphony, and the Tulsa Philharmonic. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia (1985), he has taught at DePaul and Roosevelt Universities in Chicago, Indiana University, the Cleveland Institute of Music, and the University of Toronto. He has given master classes in Finland, Hungary, and across the United States and Canada.

Preface
Acknowledgments
A Style Is Born
What Is Music?
Fun?
Magic?
Feeling?
Talent?
Selflessness?
Professionalism
Motion
Note Grouping
Sound Writing (?)
What Is Note Grouping?
Basic Grouping
Harmonic Grouping
Rhythmic Grouping
Motivic Grouping
Range and Scaling
The Tabuteau Number System
Why Does Grouping Sound Natural?
The Larger Picture
Sound Connection
Type and Function
Skeletal Structure
What Is Phrasing?
Repetition
What Is Line?
The Four Elements of Music
Wind Techniques
Breathing
The Long Tone
The Singing Interval
The Fingers
Scales
Using the Wind
Articulation
Controversy
Tone
Intonation
Vibrato
Ornaments
Was There a Baroque Style of Playing?
Music Speaks
Portato: Herald of a New Romanticism
"Technique" vs. "Musicality"
The Profession
Practicing
Auditioning
Orchestral Protocol
Performing
Accompanying
Teaching
The Search
Postscript
Recommended Recordings
Further Study
To Clip or Not to Clip
Notes
Bibliography
Index
About the Author

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×