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Remaining Uses of Seventh Chords. In fact the topics are so well divided that you can almost dip in and out. In almost three dozen chapters, of between a dozen and two dozen pages each, leadingg very broad range of topics pertaining to how music is constructed is covered.
aldwel This fourth edition it’s a volume with a venerable historypublished this year, now contains detailed coverage of species counterpoint. Joseph Ldading rated it liked it Aug 09, One of the book’s great strengths is its coverage of tonal structures in music such that we become more aware of how compositions work as they do across broader time and tonal spans… not just the minutiae of closely related chords and notes.
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First the authors explain and illustrate the smallest components of Modes and Keys; eventually they look at modulation and the likes of chromatic neighbors. Table of contents Part I: This book is a step up from the kaftka book titled Tonal Harmony. Carl Schachter has taught music theory and analysis at Mannes College since He studied theory and analysis privately with Carl Schachter and later with Ernst Oster. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
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If you are looking for a single volume, that’s unpretentious and comprehensive, extremely well written and likely to accord with your understanding of the importance of harmony in musical history, this one can be recommended wholeheartedly. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Though, for all the book’s highly authoritative and academic tone and approach, it’s not a slog. Selected pages Title Page.
The Best Books of Refresh and try again. Index of Musical Examples. W0lfgang M0zart rated it really liked it Jun 17, The style of exposition clear and yet personal.
Dissonance and Chromaticism I. Edward Aldwell received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from The Juilliard School where he studied piano with Adele Marcus. Steven Riley rated it liked it Aug 13, And a very sane, practical, colorful, well-footnoted, sensitive hsrmony authoritative one.
The CD set sold separately is a requirement. Garry elading it really liked it Oct 19, The fourth edition now includes a chapter introducing species counterpoint and integrates that material into the rest of the text.
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Chromaticism in Larger Contexts. This emphasis on “bespoke” music is really one of the book’s strongest aspects. Just a moment laeding we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Dissonance and Chromaticism II. Kimberly rated it liked it May 11, The Instructor’s Companion Site will include Guidelines for Instructors, a new instructor’s manual written vooice the authors. He has been a member of the Techniques of Music department at Mannes since and a member of the piano department since It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions–linear and harmonic–at an early stage.
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