Composers on composing for band, Volume 2
Mark Camphouse, Johan de Meij, Jim Curnow, Julie Giroux, Donald Grantham, Robert E. Jager, Pierre La Plante, David Maslanka, Philip Sparke, Eric Whitacre, Dana Wilson
GIA Publications, Jun 30, 2004 - Music - 295 pages
Each composer addresses the following topics: Biographical information, The creative process ... how a composer works, Orchestration, Views from the composer to the conductor, Commissioning new works, The teaching of composition, Influential individuals, Ten works all band conductors at all levels should study, Ten composers whose music speaks in especially meaningful ways, The future of the wind band, Other facets of everyday life, Comprehensive list of works for band.
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