Core Instrumentation Of The "TYPICAL" American Community Concert Band: An Approach To Scoring Guidelines For Composers And Arrangers

Composer/Conductor David Avshalomov conducted an online survey in 2012 to determine typical instrumentation of a community band. His full study, including raw survey results can be downloaded from this page. The ACB Journal October 2012 issue includes an article with a summary of his findings from the 2012 online. For more information on the study or to contact him directly, please visit his web site. Santa Monica Compser/Conductor David Avshalomov ( The ACB thanks David for sharing this information with the public. Click here to review or download the Instrumentation Survey by David Avshalomov.

Instrumentation Survey D Avshalomov Instrumentation Survey D Avshalomov (392 KB)

Instrumentation Survey Raw Results D Avshalomov Instrumentation Survey Raw Results D Avshalomov (548 KB)