WorldCat Identities

Surplus, Robert W.

Overview
Works: 19 works in 48 publications in 3 languages and 5,018 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Methods (Music)‡vFolk  Music 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: ML3930.A2, 788
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert W Surplus
Folk instruments by Lee Gilmore( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the origins of instruments such as the banjo, ukelele, zither, and the bagpipe
The story of musical notes by Jean Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the way music has been written down from early Christian times through modern notation systems
The woodwinds by Jean Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives and introduction to modern woodwinds
The heart of the orchestra by Jean Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the violin and other string instruments
Keyboard instruments : the story of the piano by Lionel Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the construction of the harp, the harpsichord, and the piano; keyboard notation; the elements that compose a tune and how to express them at the keyboard. Also mentions other keyboard instruments and their identifying features
Shining brass : the story of the trumpet and other brass instruments by Daniel B Tetzlaff( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the brass instruments, the similarities in their manufacture, and their use in the orchestra and band
The alphabet of music by Robert W Surplus( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the component parts of music: melody, rhythm, harmony, and form. The author also includes chapters on musical composition and the musical alphabet
The beat of the drum : the story of drums and other percussion instruments by Robert W Surplus( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses early percussion, drums of today, timpani, bass drum, snare drum, tenor drum, tambourine, tomtom, traps, percussion from south of the border, keyboard percussion and metal percussion
Follow the leader : the story of conducting by Robert W Surplus( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the duties of the conductor, the technique of conducting and the development of the art of conducting
The story of musical organizations by Robert W Surplus( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and Hebrew and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Places of musical fame by Sharon Lerner( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides descriptions and history of some of the world's major music theaters
Beyond the classroom : informing others : a Music Educators National Conference, Southern Division, special project( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playback: the story of recording devices by Robert K Krishef( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the history and manufacture of sound recording apparatus beginning with Edison's invention of the phonograph up through modern highfidelity and stereo systems
The beat of the drum by Robert W Surplus( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Hebrew and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of student teaching in the pre-service education of music majors by Robert W Surplus( )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'alfabeto della musica by Robert W Surplus( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of musical organizations. Illustrated by George Overlie by Robert W Surplus( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical books for young people by Robert W Surplus( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Follow the leader, the story of conducting. Illustrated by George Overlie by Robert W Surplus( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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