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The Study of Fugue

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Classic study comprises two parts. The first is a comprehensive historical survey of writings on the fugue from the beginning of fugal teaching (c. 1350) to the present. Part Two explores in depth four 18th-century studies which are its classical presentations: Steps to Parnassus, J. J. Fux (1725), A Treatise on Fugue, F. W. Marpurg (1753-54), Fundamental and Practical Essay on Fugal Counterpoint, Padre Martini (1775), A Manual of the Fundamental Principles of Composition, J. A. Albrechtsberger (1790). Translations of texts, introductions and critical commentary, and many musical examples. Index. Bibliography.

Synopsis:

Features a historical survey of writings on the fugue from the Renaissance to the present as well as four 18th-century studies: works by J. J. Fux, F. W. Marpurg, and more. Includes introductions, commentary, and 255 musical examples.

Synopsis:

Opening with a comprehensive historical survey of writings on the fugue from the beginning of fugal teaching (circa 1350) to the present, this text also explores four 18th-century studies which are its classical presentations: Steps to Parnassus, J. J. Fux (1725), A Treatise on Fugue, F. W. Marpurg (1753-54), more. Includes introductions, commentary, and 255 musical examples.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486254395
Author:
Mann, Alfred
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Classical
Subject:
Songbooks
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Fugue
Subject:
Songbooks - General
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Theory
Subject:
Printed Music - General
Subject:
Music - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
v. 39
Publication Date:
19870831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.86 lb

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Product details 352 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486254395 Reviews:
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Features a historical survey of writings on the fugue from the Renaissance to the present as well as four 18th-century studies: works by J. J. Fux, F. W. Marpurg, and more. Includes introductions, commentary, and 255 musical examples.
"Synopsis" by ,
Opening with a comprehensive historical survey of writings on the fugue from the beginning of fugal teaching (circa 1350) to the present, this text also explores four 18th-century studies which are its classical presentations: Steps to Parnassus, J. J. Fux (1725), A Treatise on Fugue, F. W. Marpurg (1753-54), more. Includes introductions, commentary, and 255 musical examples.
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