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Graduate review of tonal theory : a recasting of common-practice harmony, form, and counterpoint / Steven G. Laitz, Christopher Bartlette.

Author/Creator:
Laitz, Steven G. (Steven Geoffrey)
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 270 pages : illustrations, music ; 26 cm + 1 computer disc (DVD-ROM : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Edition:
First edition.
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Subjects:
Music theory.
Harmony.
Counterpoint.
Musical form.
Summary:
Accompanying DVD-ROM contains ... "recordings by Eastman students and faculty of musical examples from the text and analytical exercises from the workbook."--Page 4 of cover.
Contents:
Part 1. Contextualizing theory and analysis: fundamentals. Ch. 1. Musical time and space ; Ch. 2. Harnessing musical time and space ; Ch. 3. Making choices: when harmony, melody, and rhythm merge
pt. 2. Diatonic harmony: functions, expansions, and the phrase model. Ch. 4. Composition and analysis: using I, V, and V7 ; Ch. 5. Contrapuntal expansions of tonic and dominant ; Ch. 6. The pre-dominant, phrase model, and additional embellishments
pt. 3. Elaborating the phrase model and combining phrases. Ch. 7. Six-four chords, non-dominant seventh chords, and refining the phrase model ; Ch. 8. The submediant and mediant harmonies ; Ch. 9. The period, double period, and sentence ; Ch. 10. Harmonic sequences: concepts and patterns
pt. 4. Chromaticism and larger forms ; Ch. 11. Applied chords and tonicization ; Ch. 12. Modulation and binary form ; Ch. 13. Expressive chromaticism: modal mixture and chromatic modulation ; Ch. 14. Two important chromatic harmonies: the neapolitan chord and the augmented sixth chord ; Ch. 15. Ternary and sonata forms
Appendix. Additional formal procedures ; Subphrases and composite phrases ; Variation techniques ; Ternary form and the nineteenth-century character piece ; Rondo ; Further characteristics of sonata form.
Notes:
Includes index.
Listing of DVD text and workbook examples provided in Appendix D.
Contributor:
Bartlette, Christopher A.
ISBN:
9780195376982
0195376986
0195376994
9780195376999
OCLC:
270232039
Publisher Number:
99984116881