Synopses & Reviews
Taking a hands-on approach, teaches the basics of music--and creative music-making--with repertoire from Bach to Broadway, Mozart to the Black Eyed Peas. Its unique listen-write-perform framework teaches students to read, write, and create music with the sounds of real music in their heads first.
An active, hands-on approach to fundamentals grounded in real music and music-making.
About the Author
Jane Piper Clendinning is professor of music theory at the Florida State University College of Music. She has published articles reflecting her interests in the history of theory, theory and analysis of twentieth-century music, computer pitch recognition, and computer applications in music. Her current research interests include theory and analysis of popular and world musics.