Introduction to Schenkerian analysis / Allen Forte, Steven E. Gilbert.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Forte, Allen
Other Authors: Schenker, Heinrich, 1868-1935, Gilbert, Steven E.
Format: Government Document Book
Published: New York : Norton, ©1982.
Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. Survey of basic concepts
  • Melodic diminutions
  • Voice leading: counterpoint and figured bass
  • Compound melody
  • Linear intervallic patterns
  • Harmonic relations
  • Some common secondary structural features
  • pt. 2. Reductions of small to moderate dimension
  • Basic axioms
  • The concept of prolongation
  • Prolongation of the primary tone: initial ascent
  • Prolongation of the primary tone: arpeggiation
  • Introduction to musical form
  • Fundamental structure in complete units
  • The harmonized chorale
  • Elaborated chorales: instrumental preludes and studies
  • Musical form and fundamental structure: "one-part" forms
  • Musical form and fundamental structure: two-part forms
  • Musical form and fundamental structure: three-part forms
  • Register transfer and displacement
  • pt. 3. Reductions of larger dimension
  • Review and refinement: structural levels and linear progressions
  • Review and refinement: unfolding, register, transfer, overlapping, motivic structures
  • Sonata form and structural levels
  • Variation form and structural levels
  • Structural levels in compound and rondo forms.