There’s also a two-volume french bible of orchestration by someone I think his name is Charles Koechler or Koechlin. Anyway, this is the book. This user group is devoted to the Orchids orchestration system and its users, but also did you read the four volumes of Charles Koechlin traite d’orchestration?. KOECHLIN: ORCHESTRATION-WRITING FOR STRUNGS (Volume 3) [Charles Koechlin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Dave Connor Charlea Connor. This has a lot of information on percussion instruments, a large section for vocal composition and a section on early instruments.

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He was passionate of motion pictures. I have Forysth, Rimsky-Korsakov, Adler, Piston, and there’s one more I can’t recall off of the top of orcheetration head at this point, but I find Adler’s the most helpful.

Posted on Mon, Nov 10 I also like it because it doesn’t read like a textbook. Also try and see if there is in your area any kind of Performing Arts library.

I’ll surely get those books and read up on them. Koechlin’s “Traite de l’orchestration. I’d also reccommend Walter Piston’s “Orchestration”. You cannot post new threads in this forum. Evan Evans Film Scoring Academy http: Posted on Fri, Jan 30 Evan is referring to C.


It is a very practically oriented book that also gives some nice insights into common film studio orchestration and recording practices. But he discusses with great energy the textures of orchestration, the mixing of structural elements.

Alexander Author, Professional Orchestration Series www. He could be of particular interest for sample user, because he did orchesrration some music for films as early as as Posted on Thu, Jul 10 I agree with the other recomendations as well. If you have a fundamental working knowledge of orchestral instruments, and you’re tired of the umpteenth kpechlin of juxtaposing, interlocking, and superimposing, this book is a nice change of pace. Most orchestration books put me to sleep because they are so dry.

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They invented the entire conception of “Film Noir” based upon the American films of the 40s which were done completely unconsciously in a uniform style, and in another example Chabrol and Rohmer published the first serious treatment of Charlea – who by Americans was dismissed as a mere entertainer.

IMHO he is one of the most underrated composers in music history.

Many, many subtle points. I am a 2nd generation student of this book and Nadia Boulngier’s studies and I found the work this Koechlin guy put into his “bibles” was the most comprehensive of all. Peter Roos Peter Emanuel Roos www.

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Posted on Mon, Jan 26 The author nearly dismisses every instrument with a paragraph. Windows 7 Cubase 7. About 10 miles away from me there is such one and i regularly go there to borrow Composers conductors score and the CD’s of the music of that score.


It’s out of print, but sometimes it lurks in old bookstores. The first section has an instrumentation section that basically replaces Gavaert and Widor’s book which Ravel took with him wherever he went, according to his biographer. Posted on Fri, Feb 13 Kent Kennan’s book “The Technique of Orchestration” is a very good book. Also ‘Arranged by Nelson Riddle’ obviosly by Nelson Riddle which is great for lighter things – it never leaves my side charrles I am working!

A first and second edition were published. Any suggestions for german orchestration books? Posted on Wed, Aug 06 Posted on Sun, Jul 13 Some of his friends reported that he went to the movie as much as 3 times a day. The downside of the orchestration book is that many of the examples cited are published by Eschig, but unfortunately, aren’t recorded, especially the examples by Koechlin himself.