Diagram Group - Music - 1997 - 320 pages
Examines the history and mechanical structure of wind, percussion, string, and electronic instruments, discusses ancient and foreign instruments, and offers brief profiles of ...
Neil Ardley - 1989 - 63 pages
Text and pictures introduce musical instruments from early times to the present--from pipes and flutes to electronic synthesizers.
André Previn - 1983 - 192 pages
A guide to the modern symphony orchestra also discusses the types, history, and functions of the instruments, musical styles, conducting, and vocal music