Usage examples for instrumentation

  1. The score containing this change I sent a year ago to Uhlig, and he wrote to me that he had sent it to Weimar, together with a second score containing the changes in the remainder of the instrumentation. – Correspondence of Wagner and Liszt, Volume 1 by Francis Hueffer (translator)
  2. The famous " Dead March" followed, interposing its melancholy instrumentation, and arresting the vocal action of the drama by the pomp of that magnificent dirge. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  3. Thus we find Berlioz painting with his instrumentation; Franz Liszt, Tschaikowsky, and Richard Strauss filling their symphonic poems with drama and poetry, and Richard Wagner inventing an art which he believed to embrace the seven arts. – Promenades of an Impressionist by James Huneker
  4. Will you at least allow us to place some special instrumentation into the booth with you, so that we can monitor the duel more fully? – The Dueling Machine by Benjamin William Bova Myron R. Lewis
  5. That Committee concludes that " illegal instrumentation contributes to an overwhelming degree to the mortality from abortion." – Report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Various Aspects of the Problem of Abortion in New Zealand by David G. McMillan Janet Fraser Sylvia G. Chapman Thomas F. Corkhill Tom L. Paget
  6. It sounds rather like a refined piece of Mendelssohn's, with curious harmonies and very complicated instrumentation. – Musicians of To-Day by Romain Rolland Commentator: Claude Landi
  7. You understand: so far, none of it has been written out, but in my head everything is as good as ready for the press- except the instrumentation. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  8. Forests and fields began to utter a rushing sound as of torrents, always deepening, - made up of the instrumentation and the voices of numberless little beings: clangings as of hammered iron, ringings as of dropping silver upon a stone, the dry bleatings of the cabritt- bois, and the chirruping of tree- frogs, and the k- i- i- i- i- i- i of crickets. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  9. Alfred's antics with the tambourine, Storey's manipulation of the bones, the singing, the instrumentation, were a revelation to the good people. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  10. Now, proficiency in brain surgery does not come at an early age, nor does world- wide fame in the field of delicate instrumentation. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith