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METHODS OF DETECTION Principles and types of detecting instruments.
Counters. The Geiger counter, the oldest of the cosmic-ray- detection instruments
, produces an electrical pulse whenever an ionizing particle passes through its ...
In this particular work each instrument is limited throughout the piece to a few
notes assigned to it. ... Elliott Carter in his Double Concerto (1961) set apart two
groups of instruments, one around a piano, another around a harpsichord, each
This noble bass instrument takes on, in chameleon fashion, the character of a
violin, a flute, and even a mandolin. Debussy was ... Debussy's enquiring mind
similarly challenged the traditional orchestral usage of instruments. He rejected
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