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The Shaping Forces in Music (Dover Series of Study Editions, Chamber Music, Orchestral Wo)

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Based on a series of lectures given at Harvard in 1944 and first published in 1948, this book is a brilliant examination of the materials and concepts that are the basic building blocks of music: harmony, melody, counterpoint, and form. 390 musical examples by masterful and original classical composer Ernst Toch, who is also a renowned composer of film scores.

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Clear, pragmatic analysis of harmony, melody, counterpoint, and form by masterful Austrian composer, known for his classical and film music. 390 musical examples.

Description:

"Checklist of compositions by Ernst Toch": p. 239-257.

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ISBN:
9780486233468
Author:
Toch, Ernst
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Toch
Author:
Ernst
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Music
Subject:
History, reference and criticism
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Music theory
Subject:
Toch, Ernst
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Theory
Subject:
Classical and film composer
Subject:
Analysis of harmony, melody, counterpoint
Subject:
Dover Books on Music
Subject:
Music-Theory and Composition
Subject:
Dover Books on
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
925
Publication Date:
20110431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.69 lb

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Clear, pragmatic analysis of harmony, melody, counterpoint, and form by masterful Austrian composer, known for his classical and film music. 390 musical examples.

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