Lesson 23 of the Interactive Rimsky-Korsakov Principles of Orchestration is now posted above.

In this lesson in we discuss compisition of the orchestra as it relates to volume of tone qualities, repetition, sfz, and emphasis.

Lesson 23 is posted above as a sticky post.

Rimsky-Korsakov's "Principles of Orchestration" is one of the finest orchestration books ever published. This online interactive edition presents this classic work as a multimedia, self paced course, delivered on this forum.

Again, this course is free. There is no charge, direct or hidden, no obligation, no registration required, no book to buy, no strings attached. Just come and learn!

We are almost finished with the first run of the course. Only a couple of lessons remain.

Feel free to join in and learn.

Gary Garritan