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Text book of counterpoint.

George Oakey

Text book of counterpoint.

by George Oakey

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Published by Curwen in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination(iv), 117 p. ;
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16747705M

Species Counterpoint Exercises from Fux’s Gradus ad Parnassum 1 Introduction This workbook supplements Alfred Mann’s The Study of Counterpoint from Johann Joseph Fux’s Gradus ad Parnassum. It includes a comprehensive set of blank staves associated with each of the six cantus rmi that Aloysius, the master teacher, o ers young Size: KB. Text Book of Counterpoint Author Geo. Oakley Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Edition 11th Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher J. Curwen & Sons Ltd. Place of Publication London Keywords Shannon text HARMONY KEYBOARD MUSIC THEORY Counterpoint Bookseller catalogs Music; Music - Instruction;.

Artistic Orchestration by Alan Belkin Belkin has a series of e-books on composition, which are available for free download on the internet, covering Form, Harmony, and Counterpoint. This particular book isn’t really a manual, nor is it essentially systematic. Rather, it’s a monograph in the old style, a collection of observations about a particular topic, that stretches out over 65 . Book Reviews In 'Counterpoint' Bach Helps An Art Critic Mourn A Mother Whose Criticism Lingers Febru • The Washington Post's Philip Kennicott suffered Author: Philip Kennicott.

Throughout the book, exercises are provided that call for the writing of music and that are intended to clarify the principles under discussion. Walter Piston, one of America's outstanding composers, created for this book an approach to the study of counterpoint that is stimulating and helpful to an understanding of the music of all times. COUNTERPOINT LLC was created in through the acquisition of three notable independent presses: Counterpoint, Shoemaker & Hoard, and Soft Skull Press. In January , the company began publishing two imprints, Counterpoint and Soft Skull Press. Shoemaker & Hoard titles are now being published under the Counterpoint imprint.


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Text-Book of Simple and Double Counterpoint Including Imitation Or Canon [Hugo Riemann, S Harrison Lovewell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesReviews: 1.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "counterpoint series" Skip to main search results. Counterpoint: A Memoir of Bach and Mourning and millions of other books are available for instant access.

view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook Share/5(13). This book covers counterpoint in the style of Johann Sebastian Bach. If you want to learn how to write polyphonic pieces in this style of music, this is the book.

Important: It does not cover the strict vocal 17th - century - counterpoint. That style Cited by: 4. -- the book is largely focused on counterpoint as appearing in the well known works of roughly Hence those looking for earlier or later (e.g.

modern) counterpoint will find little here. Net net, for me this is a great book on counterpoint/5(13). atext-bookinsimple strictcounterpoint counterpointsimplified by francislyork,m.a. boston oliverditsoncompany newyork &co. chicago lyon&healy Size: 7MB. This is probably THE book on Counterpoint.

It's nearly years old at this point, and many of the old masters studied from it. Reading it as a modern reader is a bit strange.

About half of the book is framed as a conversation between a teacher and a student/5. Preface Introduction The pedagogy of counterpoint Stylistic Assumptions 1.

Line Voice leading Contour Compound line Accent Melodic Structure and Ornamentation Motives and coherence Neutral lines 2. Harmony Richness Harmonic Definition Modulation 3. Relationships between lines Classifications of contrapuntal texture Invertible counterpoint: a special case Counterpoint File Size: KB.

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National Book Award fiction judges Alexander Chee, Dave Eggers, Annie Philbrick, Karolina Waclawiak and Chair. This book deals with counterpoint of the baroque and classical eras along with some Romantic-era examples. It contains useful illustrations of a variety of musical concepts relating to counterpoint along with a wealth of examples for each.4/5.

Counterpoint is book one of a two book epic story. The ending of this story is a cliffhanger with a few unresolved issues and definitely no happy ending in sight. This is perhaps why I had such a tough time with the story/5. Principles of Counterpoint This book is the second in a series of short works on the teaching of musical composition.

In the first volume, A Practical Guide to Musical Composition, we discussed principles of musical form independently of style and conventional "forms". Here we will take a similar approach to counterpoint, treating it as anFile Size: KB. The second part of the book contains an extended treatment of "species" counterpoint in two, three, and four parts, as well as counterpoint in more than four parts, and specific discussions of the canon, the motet, and the Mass.

Throughout, the text is generously supplied with musical examples exercises, solutions, and illustrations, including. This book covers counterpoint in the style of Johann Sebastian Bach. If you want to learn how to write polyphonic pieces in this style of music, this is the book.

Important: It does not cover the strict vocal 17th - century - counterpoint. That style is /5(16). Summary 1st species: note against note 2nd species: 2 notes against 1 3rd species: 4 (or 3 notes, in ¾ time) against 1 4th species: note against note, but syncopated (suspensions) 5th species: florid counterpoint (varied rhythms, see below) Note that repeated notes are not used in species counterpoint, with one minor exception in 5th species.

In the 5th species, the rhythms of the File Size: 4MB. Counterpoint is a textbook for use as a stand-alone text in a course on species counterpoint or as a supplementary text for standard college-level courses in music theory.

It is based on Heinrich Schenker's () two-volume study of counterpoint. It is intended to help all students of theory or composition to improve their musicianship by examining the voice-leading that 1/5(2).

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