Music notation: a manual of modern practice

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Allyn and Bacon, 1969 - Music - 482 pages
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Music Notation is authoritative in every respect: written by a teacher and composer of international reputation; devoted to every phase of modern practice in the subject; concisely presented against a minimum historical background; all terms are defined upon first use. The text describes and illustrates not only the elements of notation common to all forms, but idiomatic notation for instruments and voices as well. It offers detailed guidance concerning music manuscript writing and the preparation of score and parts.

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Contents

PART IITHE ELEMENTS OF NOTATION
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Chapter 1Staves
27
Chapter 2Braces and Systems
35
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