An Introduction to Contemporary Music: 64 Etudes-BSN
Composer: Patterson, Stephanie
An Introduction to Contemporary Music for Bassoon presents five aspects of performing contemporary music, new scales, rhythms, meters, styles, and extended techniques, at a beginning and intermediate level. Each section includes an explanation of the concept, exercises, and several etudes to learn contemporary techniques in a musical context. Beginning students can use them to learn a broad range of genres, intermediate students can develop creativity and expand their musical knowledge, and advanced students can practice reading in different meters and learn extended techniques.