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The symphonic orchestra is intriguingly thought of in essays by way of 23 prime song authors and thinkers. themes comprise old beginnings, the function of the conductor, the orchestral viewers, the character of the repertoire, and the way recordings have affected the fashionable orchestra. With a brand new editor's advent for this 2006 variation and a word list of phrases.

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