Harmonic Materials in Tonal Music A Programmed Course, Part 1

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  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-29
  • Publisher: Pearson

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This self-paced, auto-instructional book in two volumes has become a "classic" in the field of music. A wealth of clearly laid-out lessons and exercises provide learners with continual feedback and reinforcement as they work through the activities and assignments at their own pace.Chapter topics include some definitions, the structure of tonality, triads in root position: doubling and spacing, triads in root position: voice leading, triads in first and second inversion, introduction to seventh chords and the dominant seventh, phrase structure and cadences, nonharmonic tones, harmonic progression, and the technique of harmonization.For music studio teachers and students, and use in preparatory music programs.

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Preface to the tenth Edition
Preface to the Fifth Edition
How to use this Text;An Important Perspective for the study of Harmony
Some Definitions
The Structure of Tonality
Triads in Root Position: Doubling and Spacing
Triads in Root Position: Voice Leading
Triads in First and Second Inversion
Introduction to Seventh Chords and the Dominant Seventh
Phrase Structure and Cadences
Nonharmonic Tones
Harmonic Progression
The Technique of Harmonization
Chord Symbols
Piano Styles
Glossary of Terms
Orchestration Chart
Note/Octave, MIDI Charts
Bibliography for Further Study
Index of Musical Examples
Subject Index
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