Lesson 15 of the Interactive Rimsky-Korsakov Principles of Orchestration is now posted. In this lesson we discuss harmony as it relates to the brass instruments. Here is the link to Lesson 15:
For those unfamiliar with the course, the popular Rimsky-Korsakov "Principles of Orchestration" is one of the finest orchestration boks ever puiblished. This online interactive edition presents this classic work as a multimedia, self paced course, delivered on the Northern Souinds forum. And it's free!
The course has 26 lessons with numerous interactive scores (275 of them) that allow you to see the score while you hear the music. There are exercises with scores, midi files and audio clips. There are online orchestration professors and a community learning environment where learners can discuss the topics and share their examples. Here's the link to the course itself: http://www.northernsounds.com/forum/...splay.php?f=77
Only 11 Lessons remaining!
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"The right music played by the right instruments at the right time in the right combination: that's good orchestration." --Leonard Bernstein