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What makes an orchestra.

Jan B. Balet

What makes an orchestra.

by Jan B. Balet

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Published by Scholastic Book Services in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orchestra -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Musical instruments.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementText and pictures by Jan Balet.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3930.A2 B26 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5939179M
    LC Control Number65008939
    OCLC/WorldCa1221022

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There are various characteristics you find in the greatest orchestras: Virtuosity. This means the ability to play technically difficult music with accuracy and flair. Richness of sound. A great orchestra can produce a rich, full, sumptuous, w. WHAT MAKES AN ORCHESTRA. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe.

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