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A Creative Approach to Music Fundamentals / Edition 10
     

A Creative Approach to Music Fundamentals / Edition 10

by William Duckworth
 

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ISBN-10: 0495796433

ISBN-13: 9780495796435

Pub. Date: 03/03/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Internationally renowned composer William Duckworth covers music fundamentals in 14 concise main chapters supplemented by 11 enrichment appendices, offering extended coverage for those who desire additional instruction.

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Internationally renowned composer William Duckworth covers music fundamentals in 14 concise main chapters supplemented by 11 enrichment appendices, offering extended coverage for those who desire additional instruction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495796435
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/03/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
359
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 2.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: INTRODUCTION. 1. The Basics of Music. 2. Rhythm I: Simple Meter. Part II: FOCUS ON SKILLS I. 3. Rhythm II: Compound Meter. 4. Pitch. Part III: FOCUS ON SKILLS II. 5. Major Scales. 6. Major Key Signatures. 7. Intervals. Part IV: FOCUS ON SKILLS III. 8. Minor Key Signatures. 9. Minor Scales. 10. The Pentatonic and Blues Scales. Part V: FOCUS ON SKILLS IV. 11. Triads. 12. Triads in a Musical Context. 13. Chord Progressions. 14. Writing a Song. Appendices: A. Graded Rhythms for Counting and Performing. B. Graded World Rhythms in Two and Three Parts. C. Syllables for Sight-Singing Scales and Modes. D. Graded Melodies for Sight-Singing and Playing. E. Chromatic Scale and Major-Scale Fingerings for Keyboard Instruments. F. The C Clef. G. Other Scales and Modes. H. Transposing the Modes. I. A Brief Introduction to Timbre. J. A Brief Discussion of Acoustics. K. Basic Guitar Chords. L. Using the Focus on Fundamentals Enhanced CD. Glossary. Subject Index. Index to Musical Examples.

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