The Contrabassoon- History and Technique-CBSN

Composer: Inconis, Raimondo

Publisher: Ricordi (Italy)

Edition: 3008

$40.00

This is one of the more comprehensive guides to the Contrabassoon out there. Contents include:

1. Preface

2. General Scale of pitches and abbreviations

3. The History of the Contrabassoon

4. Constructors

5. Operatic and Symphony Repertoire

6. Chamber music repertoire

7. Concertos

8. Posture

9. Basic Exercises

10. Exercises for the agility of fingers

11. Leaps

12. Advanced Exercises

13. Orchestral Excerpts

14. Various Indications

15. Construction of the Reed

16. Reed Manual

17. Fingering Chart

18. Trills