Advanced Harmony: Theory and Practice / Edition 5

Advanced Harmony: Theory and Practice / Edition 5

by Robert W. Ottman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130833398

ISBN-13: 9780130833396

Pub. Date: 03/28/2000

Publisher: Pearson

Author Robert W. Ottman presents a wide variety of music examples from music literature and applies material learned to written and keyboard/harmony study programs. ADVANCED HARMONY, Fifth Edition also includes step-by-step suggestions for analysis of seemingly difficult harmonic problems and, in twentieth-century music, detailed instruction in the use and

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Author Robert W. Ottman presents a wide variety of music examples from music literature and applies material learned to written and keyboard/harmony study programs. ADVANCED HARMONY, Fifth Edition also includes step-by-step suggestions for analysis of seemingly difficult harmonic problems and, in twentieth-century music, detailed instruction in the use and analysis of the twelve-tone method of music composition.

  • NEW-Extensive rewriting and reorganization of text materials designed to improve their clarity and to simplify their application to analysis and to writing projects
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  • NEW-Additional music examples, including compositions by women composers
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  • NEW-Additional exercises with bass line only given as each new harmonic study is presented
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  • NEW-Revised terminology in chapters on music form and on diminished seventh chords
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  • NEW-References to the Workbook where parallel assignments include given answers
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  • NEW-References to musical selections on an accompanying CD
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130833396
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Modulation.
2. Diminished Triads and Seventh Chords, Including Secondary Leading-Tone Functions.
3. Modulation with Diminished Seventh Chords.
4. Binary and Ternary Forms.
5. Application of Part-Writing Procedures to Instrumental Music.
6. Diatonic Seventh Chords.
7. Chromatic Chords: Modal Mixture; the Neapolitan Sixth; the Augmented Triad.
8. Augmented Sixth Chords.
9. Augmented Sixth Chords: Modulation and Other Uses.
10. Chords of the Ninth, the Eleventh, and the Thirteenth.
11. Chords and Progressions in Special Situations.
12. The Close of the Nineteenth Century—The Beginning of New Directions.
13. Debussy and Impressionism.
14. After Debussy: An Introduction to Twentieth-Century Music.
15. Twentieth-Century Music: Melody, Rhythm, and Harmony.
16. Serial Composition and Later Twentieth-Century Processes.
Appendix A. The Essentials of Part: Writing, Conventional Procedures.
Appendix B. Instrumentation: Ranges, Clefs, Transposition.

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