Theory of Harmony

Theory of Harmony

by Arnold Schoenberg
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0520049446

ISBN-13: 9780520049444

Pub. Date: 02/16/1983

Publisher: University of California Press

This book will come as a joy, a revelation, a warm reassurance. From this one book one might well learn less about harmony than about form, about aesthetics, even about life. Some will accuse Schoenberg of not concentrating on the topic at hand, but such an accusation, though well-founded, would miss the point of Theory of Harmony, because the heart and soul of the

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This book will come as a joy, a revelation, a warm reassurance. From this one book one might well learn less about harmony than about form, about aesthetics, even about life. Some will accuse Schoenberg of not concentrating on the topic at hand, but such an accusation, though well-founded, would miss the point of Theory of Harmony, because the heart and soul of the book is to be found in his vivid and penetrating digressions. They are the fascinating reflections of a great and humane musician who was a born writer as well. - from the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520049444
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
02/16/1983
Series:
California Library Reprint Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.13(d)

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