The Guide to MIDI Orchestration, 4th ed. - For a long time, this has been considered the bible on how to create the most true-to-life recreations of a symphony orchestra using both computers and sampling techniques.
This book teaches you how to combine both your artistic talents as well as the technology available to achieve it. Whether you are a full-time musician, composer, arranger or MIDI user you'll learn how incorporate the technology into your musical vision.
About the Author: Paul Gilreath is an award-winning composer who creates original music in a variety of styles for video games, film, television, trailers, and broadcast advertising. He has written theme, underscore, and broadcast advertising music for a wide range of clients that include NBC, CBS, Cartoon Network, ESPN, American Airlines and many others. His music has been used multiple times for the Olympic Games broadcasts on NBC and several PGA tournaments on NBC.