Elementary Training for Musicians has 74 ratings and 5 reviews. (Schott). Originally published in the s, Paul Hindemith’s remakable textbooks are sti. Originally published in the s, Paul Hindemith’s remakable textbooks are still the outstanding works of their kind. In contrast to many musical textbooks. This is an absolutely fantastic book for helping with aural training. But you’re absolutely right, this small section is quite misleading.

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Sign up using Email and Password. Hindemith’s remarkable textbooks remain the most outstanding works of their kind. Jan 04, Yao X rated it it was amazing.

Kevin Parsons rated it really liked trainint Oct 04, But wouldn’t the proto-rhythmic unit in Exercise A be more correctly said to equal a whole-note? Elementary Training for Musicians by Paul Hindemith. I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

The literal embodiment of rhythm in a deep and conscious way not just toe-tapping has a transformative effect.

Practice — 2 Comments 9 Nov 10 Ear training texts Most of the time, the repertoire I am preparing for upcoming performances is more than enough to occupy my mental and musical faculties. Great point about this notation looking like ties and being confusing as a result. Reina rated it it was amazing Jan 10, By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read elwmentary understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.


It is therefore not surprising that nearly forty years later these books should remain essential reading for the student and the professional musician. Vasco rated it it was amazing May 24, I agree with what he said in the intro – if you can’t master these skills, you don’t deserve to be a musician.

Elementary Training for Musicians (Hindemith, Paul)

On the recommendation of a friend and Nadia BoulangerI am working through Hindemith’s “Elementary Training For Musicians”, with an eye to using a small selection of its exercises for some of my students. I’ve highlighted the quarter notes of the first “la”:. Identify in sufficient detail the copyrighted work that you believe has musiciwns infringed upon for example, “The copyrighted work at issue is the image that appears on http: Return to Book Page. The exercises begin deceptively simple and increase in difficulty.

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This item has not been rated yet. However, when work comes in fits and starts, musciians I find myself without a project for a moment, I practice my musicianship skills.


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Most of the time, the repertoire I am preparing for upcoming performances is more than enough to occupy my mental and musical faculties. Address Address is required.

Of course the clap will most likely decay before the duration of the beat like other percussion instrument, but that’s fine as it’s hinremith device to keep the pulse where the “la” is what is meant to hold the value. Exercises are presented in alto, tenor, bass and treble clefs. Melodic exercises are often accompanied by a contrasting rhythm line.

Desdinova rated it it was amazing Dec 30, Ben Frisch rated it liked it May 11, To simplify this for you, I’ve written this out in standard notation both with tied examples and what they would be represented in whole, half, and quarter notes.

Elementary training for musicians

Try tapping, singing, conducting, etc. As always, Hindemith is masterful and concise.

In lessons, I tend to introduce quarter notes first and then use ties to explain half notes, which is how Hindrmith proceeds in “Rhythm Reading”. And the unit in Exercise C a quarter-note? Devon LePage 31 3. Here are the first three exercises:. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Mehran rated it it was amazing Mar 19, Elementary Training for Musicians By P.