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Counterpoint: The Polyphonic Vocal Styles of the Sixteenth Century

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First paperback edition of classic introductory text by world-renowned musicologist and authority on Palestrina. Features history of contrapuntal theory, technical features, "species" exercises in 2-, 3- and 4-part counterpoint; canon, motet, Mass, more. Includes many musical examples. New foreword by Alfred Mann. Introduction.

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First paperback edition of classic introductory text features history of contrapuntal theory, technical features, "species" exercises in 2-, 3- and 4-part counterpoint; canon, motet, Mass, more. Includes many musical examples.

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ISBN:
9780486270364
Author:
Jeppeson, Knud
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Jeppeson, Knud
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Music
Subject:
History, reference and criticism
Subject:
Voice
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Counterpoint
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Voice
Subject:
16th century music
Subject:
Palestrina
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Music-Vocal Scores
Subject:
Classical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
bd. 161, nr. 4
Publication Date:
19920331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.92 lb

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