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About the Author
Eva Mantzourani specializes in both Music Analysis and Musicology, and has a particular interest in the music of the Greek composer Nikos Skalkottas. She studied at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Goldsmiths College, University of London, and King's College, University of London, where she received her PhD. She is a Reader in Music at Canterbury Christ Church University.
Table of Contents
Contents: Introduction; Part I A Biographical Study: The early years in Greece (1904-1921); The Berlin period; The Greek period. Part II Twelve-Note Technique: Introduction to part II; The sets and set-groups; Manipulation of the sets; Derivation techniques; Serial transformations: transposition, retrograde, inversion; Set structure and phrase structure; Set structure and large-scale form. Part III Twelve-Note Compositional Development: Case Studies: Introduction to part III; Berlin works; Linear serialism of the mid-1930s: 'strict' 12-note technique; Expansion of the mid-1930s 'strict' 12-note technique: first Symphonic Suite (1935); Towards a free dodecaphonic technique; New directions in the last chamber works: tonal serialism; Epilogue; Appendices; Bibliography; Index.