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Musical Instrument Design: Practical Information for Instrument Making (Paperback)

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By Bart Hopkin, John Scoville (Introduction by)
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Description


This is an encyclopedic, large-format book containing hundreds of illustrations. While not geared toward making conventional instruments, Musical Instrument Design provides all the information that anyone (amateur or professional) should ever need to construct an amazingly wide variety of percussion, string, and wind instruments. Includes many designs along with parts lists and detailed construction instructions.

About the Author


Bart Hopkin is a professional guitarist who has been the editor of Experimental Musical Instruments, the leading journal in its field, since 1985.

Praise For…


"Deals with the principles of acoustics and their relationship to instrument design in depth.. . .Recommended for most music collections."  —Library Journal


Product Details
ISBN: 9781884365089
ISBN-10: 1884365086
Publisher: See Sharp Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 1996
Pages: 181
Language: English