Basic principles of music theory

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Harper & Row, 1980 - Music - 398 pages
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Contents

Introduction
1
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7
Discrete Aspects of Music Theory
33
Harmonic Aspects
39
Formal Aspects
45
Purposes and Methods of Analysis
51
Dynamics Articulation and Vibrato
60
Rhythm Organization
73
Harmonic Materials
189
Figured Bass Fundamental Bass and Roman Numeral Analysis
202
Seventh Chords
214
Functional Diatonic Progressions
231
Nonchord Tones Chromatic Chords and Modulation
248
Advanced Aspects of Harmonic Analysis
269
Integer Notation Mod 12
280
TwoVoice Counterpoint
295

Individual Durations and Duration Patterns
86
Pitch Notation
100
Intervals Between Natural Notes
109
Accidentals Key Signatures and Pitch Characteristics
117
Pitch Organization
129
Major and Minor Modes Scales and Keys
139
Melodic Analysis
151
Other Pitch Organizations
169
Change of Tonality and Modality
180
Harmonic Counterpoint
303
Homophonic Texture and Other Types of Texture
317
Formal Units and Cadences
333
The Techniques of Musical Growth and Variation
345
The Functions and Interrelations of Formal Units
360
Sectional and Variational Forms
370
Developmental and Other Forms
382
Index of Musical Excerpts
392
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