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Course Syllabus

INTRODUCTION
  • About the Course
GENERAL REVIEW
  • Lesson 1 – Strings and Woodwinds
  • Lesson 2 – Brass, Percussion, and Other Instrument
MELODY
  • Lesson 3 – Strings – Melody in Stringed Instruments
  • Lesson 4 – Strings – Grouping in Unison
  • Lesson 5 – Strings – Doubling, Thirds & Sixths
  • Lesson 6 – Woodwind – Melody in Woodwind
  • Lesson 7 – Woodwind – Unison & Octaves
  • Lesson 8 – Brass – Melody, Unisons & Octaves
  • Lesson 9 – Different Groups of Instruments Combined
  • Lesson 10 – Different Groups of Instruments
HARMONY
  • Lesson 11 – General Observations
  • Lesson 12 – Strings Harmony
  • Lesson 13 – Woodwind Harmony
  • Lesson 14 – Woodwind – Several Parts & Duplication
  • Lesson 15 – Brass Harmony
  • Lesson 16 – Combined Groups – Wind & Brass
  • Lesson 17 – Combined Groups – Wind & Brass (continued)
  • Lesson 18 – Combined Groups – Strings & Wind, Three Groups
COMPOSITION
  • Lesson 19 – Orchestrating the Same Music
  • Lesson 20 – Tutti
  • Lesson 21 – Soli
  • Lesson 22 – Range Limits, Transference, Alternation Clouds
  • Lesson 23 – Volume of Tone Qualities, Repetition, Sfz, Emphasis
  • Lesson 24 – Cresendo and Diminuendo
  • Lesson 25 – Effects, Rhythm & Color
CONCLUSION
  • Concluding Remarks