Introductory Music Theory / Edition 1

Introductory Music Theory / Edition 1

by Joyce R. Dorr
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534188583

ISBN-13: 9780534188580

Pub. Date: 02/13/1995

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This text is designed as an introductory study of music theory, and deals with the elements and fundamentals of music as well as with music literacy. Dorr provides a rationale and a historical framework for the concepts and techniques being studied and approaches each aspect of the theory of music from an aesthetic advantage.  See more details below

Overview


This text is designed as an introductory study of music theory, and deals with the elements and fundamentals of music as well as with music literacy. Dorr provides a rationale and a historical framework for the concepts and techniques being studied and approaches each aspect of the theory of music from an aesthetic advantage.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534188580
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/13/1995
Series:
Music Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 10.93(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents


Part I. A. The Art Of Music. 1. Music. 2. Organizational Elements. B. Notation. 3. Notation: Pitch, Dynamics, Timbre. 4. Notation: Duration, Rhythm, Tempo. C. Organizational Element: Melody. 5. Scales. 6. Major Scales. 7. Minor Scales. 8. Melody. D. Organizational Elements: Harmony And Texture. 9. Intervals. 10. Chords. 11. Harmony. 12. Texture. E. Organizational Element: Form. 13. Principles Of Form. 14. Form. F. Organizational Element: Timbre. 15. Timbre: Acoustic/Electronic. Part II. G. Organizational Element: Rhythm. Appendices. Glossary. Subject Index. Musical Examples Index.

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