Principles of Orchestration

Left unfinished by Rimsky-Korsakov, but completed in 1912 by Maksimilian Steinberg (1883–1946).

This sheet contains the following parts:

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Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 1. General review of orchestral groups .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 2. Melody .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 3. Harmony .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 4. Composition of the Orchestra .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 5. Combination of the Human Voice with Orchestra. The Stage Band .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Chapter 6. (Supplementary). Voices .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - List of printed sources for the examples .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 1-25 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 26-50 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 51-75 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 76-100 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 101-126 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 127-150 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 151-175 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 176-201 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 202-226.PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 227-251 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 252-275 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 276-300 .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Musical Examples 301-312 and Appendix (end) .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Prefaces to the English edition .PDF
Principles of Orchestration - Table of contents.PDF
Table of contents
Prefaces to the English edition
Chapter 1. General review of orchestral groups
Chapter 2. Melody
Chapter 3. Harmony
Chapter 4. Composition of the Orchestra
Chapter 5. Combination of the Human Voice with Orchestra.The Stage Band
Chapter 6. (Supplementary). Voices
List of printed sources for the examples
Musical Examples 1-25
Musical Examples 26-50
Musical Examples 51-75
Musical Examples 76–100
Composer Form Instrument Period
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Books N/A Romantic

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov was a Russian composer, and a member of the group of composers known as The Five. He was a master ...