Elementary Harmony: Theory and Practice with CD / Edition 5

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780137755035
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 12/8/1997
  • Edition description: Subsequent
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 468
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Table of Contents

NOTE: Only available as book with CD package.

1. Basics I: Pitch on the Staff and the Keyboard; Scales; Key Signatures.

2. Basics II: Intervals; Chords; Staff Notation.

3. Basics III: Duration, Time Signatures.

4. Tonic and Dominant I: Cadences.

5. Tonic and Dominant II: Part-Writing.

6. The Subdominant Triad.

7. The Melodic Line I.

8. C Clefs; Transposing Instruments.

9. The Triad in Inversion.

10. Harmonic Progression; The Leading Tone Triad and the Supertonic Triad.

11. Nonharmonic Tones I: Passing Tones and Neighbor Tones.

12. Nonharmonic Tones II: Suspensions and Other Dissonance's.

13. The Dominant Seventh and Supertonic Seventh Chords.

14. The Submediant and Mediant Triads.

15. The Melodic Line II: Form, continued; Melody Harmonization; Melody Writing.

16. The v and VII Triads; the Phrygian Cadence.

17. Harmonic Sequence.

18. Secondary Dominant Chords; Elementary Modulation.

Appendix 1. The Essentials of Part-Writing: Conventional Procedures.

Appendix 2. Instrumentation: Ranges, Clefs, Transposition.

Appendix 3. Elementary Acoustics.

Appendix 4. The Medieval Modes.

Appendix 5. Answer Key.

Index of Compositions.

Subject Index.

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