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This music fundamentals textbook is for both aspiring music majors and non-majors. Based on an anthology of works from music literature, it features clear, concise explanations, extensive written exercises, and a variety of suggested in-class activities. It emphasizes process of making musicemphasizing, at every stage, that music is to be heard and madenot merely seen and learned in the abstract. All of the key topics are covered: music notation; rhythm; scales; intervals; triads; basic harmonic progressions. The second edition of theElements of Musichas excellent supplements, which can bepurchased individuallythey include an audio CD that contains all of the works in the anthology, and Finale files on CD include all the significant exercises from the text. 0131584197 9780131584198 CD of Audio Examples for Elements of Music, 2/e - CD-ROM Only 0136155073 9780136155072 Finale Files for Elements of Music, 1/e - CD-ROM Only
Table of Contents
|Rhythm and Meter|
|Quarter-, half-, and whole-notes in 4/4 meter|
|Eighth-notes and sixteenth-notes|
|Dots and ties|
|Duple meter (2/4 and 2/2)|
|Triple meter (3/4)|
|Compound meter (6/8)|
|Major and Minor Scales|
|Major scale (C-major)|
|Major scales other than C-major|
|Major keys and key signatures|
|Minor scale (A minor)|
|Minor scales other than A-minor|
|Minor keys and key signatures|
|Harmonic and melodic minor|
|Seconds and thirds|
|Sixths and sevenths|
|Fourths and fifths, unisons and octaves|
|Intervals in a major key|
|Intervals in a minor key|
|Triads and seventh chords|
|Triads in inversion|
|Triads in major keys|
|Triads in minor keys|
|Fundamentals of Harmony|
|Tonic and dominant|
|Expanding tonic and dominant|
|Approaching the dominant|
|Phrase and cadence Anthology Harold Arlen|
|Over the Rainbow|
|Two Fugues from the Well-Tempered Clavier|
|Volume 1 No. 15 in G-major No. 16 in G-minor|
|Two chorales from the|
|Symphony No. 5, first movement Orchestral score Piano score|
|Two Preludes from Opus 28 No. 7 in A-major No. 20 in C-minor|
|It Dont Mean a Thing (If It Aint Got That Swing) St. Louis Blues Franz Joseph Haydn|
|String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 3, third movement (minuet) Quartet score Piano score|
|The Entertainer Josephine Lang, Song|
|Yesterday Fanny Mendelssohn, Trio for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 11, third movement|
|Piano Sonata in A-major, K. 331, first movement, theme and variations 1, 3, and 6|
|Dove sono from The Marriage of Figaro Matos Rodriguez, La Cumparsita|
|Two Songs Death and the Maiden Wild Rose Robert Schumann Song|
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