Tuning for Wind Instruments: A Roadmap to Successful Intonation

Title

Tuning for Wind Instruments: A Roadmap to Successful Intonation

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Document Type

Book

Description

The most complete intonation resource for band directors! This book contains everything a music educator requires to approach fine-tuning intonation with their ensemble: learn the origin of our pitch tuning standard * understand when to apply equal tempered vs. just tempered tuning * calculate the proper harmonic ratios for fine-tuning chords * identify the best tuning notes for each instrument * 14 steps for tuning chords * properly tune brass slides * improve your knowledge with over 70 tuning truths and myths. In addition to the above content, this resource includes intonation charts for tracking personal progress, along with extensively researched color-coded fingering charts for every instrument providing pitch tendencies and suggestions for alternate fingerings.

Publication Date

2012

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Publisher

Meredith Music Publications

City

Galesville

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Music | Music Education