Charles-Marie Widor21 feb 1844 (Lyons) - 12 mar 1937 (Paris)
|Charles-Marie Widor Manual of Practical Instrumentation|
Dover Publications, 2005; ISBN 0486442691; 224 pages
Renowned for his talents as organist and composer, Charles-Marie Widor was also a professor at the Paris Conservatoire. During his tenure there, he wrote this study of instrumentation. Full of insights and details not found in other manuals of instrumentation, Widor's 1904 text presents a comprehensive catalog of the various abilities and qualities of all the orchestral instruments. Price indication: $ 11.53
Piano Sonata no. 17 in B flat major
Symphony no. 1 "Titan"
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Flute Concerto in F no. 5 "con sordino"
Gardner Chamber Orchestra
Adagio for Strings
Corale San Gaudenzio