Harmony and Voice Leading has 70 ratings and 4 reviews. Eric said: Simply the best composition/analysis book I’ve ever found. Instead of recapitulating t. growing list–is Edward Aldwell and Carl Schachter’s Harmony and Voice. Leading. * Unlike Peter Westergaard, whose Introduction to Tonal Theory uses. Harmony and Voice Leading by Edward Aldwell, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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This fourth edition it’s a volume with a venerable historypublished this year, now contains detailed coverage of species counterpoint. Harmony and Voice Leading by Edward Aldwell. Davi rated it it was amazing Mar 20, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Con Robinson rated it it was ok Mar 13, And there are very few if any omissions of relevant material. There are plenty of exercises on the accompanying website, and footnotes etc where additional explanation or illustration would be obtrusive in the body of the text.
Harmony and Voice Leading
Garry rated it really liked it Oct 19, Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The companion website has both streaming and downloadable mp3 files of all the musical example in the text, a variety of exercises and an electronic version of the znd workbook. Lists with This Book.
The book first appeared in so has the twin advantages of recency yet pedigree. But it’s also a lengthy hardback, at well over pages.
Allen Cadwallader is Professor of Music Theory at Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where he teaches counterpoint, tonal harmony, and Schenkerian analysis. Chromaticism in Larger Contexts. It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions–linear and harmonic–at an early stage.
The Phrygian II Neapolitan. Ron Dinkins rated it it was amazing Jun 25, This is not an “ordinary” theory textbook. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I recomend this to the musician who is already farmiliar with music thoery.
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To ask other readers questions about Harmony and Voice Laedingplease sign up. A new Premium Website for students will provide interactive, guided exercises for new material covered in each unit.
It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions–linear and harmonic–at an early stage. Behrad Emami rated it really liked it Sep 08, Remaining Uses of Seventh Chords.
While reading through, so far seems to be the most comprehensive book on tonal harmony I’ve seen And a very sane, practical, colorful, well-footnoted, sensitive and authoritative one. He studied theory and analysis privately with Carl Schachter and later with Ernst Oster. Shaoliang Hua rated it did not like it Feb 06, Though, for all the book’s anv authoritative and academic tone and approach, it’s not a slog.
A new Premium Website for students will provide interactive, guided exercises for new material covered in each unit and musical examples from the literature in both streaming and downloadable format. Home News Contacts Copyright. He has been a member of the Techniques of Music department at Mannes since and a member of the piano department since Table of contents Part I: It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions-linear and harmonic-at an early stage.
It deals with much more than the relationships expressed in harmonic, and even melodic, intervals.
At each step, extracts from the works of familiar and some not so familiar composers underline, re-inforce but usually illuminate the relevant theory very well. Production is to a very high standard: It does much to explain why and how harmony works in the way it does making its points with compositions from Tallis’ Canon to Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde.