Melody, harmony, tonality : a book for connoisseurs and amateurs / E. Eugene Helm.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Helm, E. Eugene (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Lanham, Maryland ; Plymouth, England : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2013.
Online Access:Click for online access
Summary:The full range of Western music is explored through 21 concise chapters on such topics as melody, harmony, counterpoint, texture, melody types, improvisation, music notation, free imitation, canon and fugue, vibration and its relation to harmony, tonality, and the place of music in architecture and astronomy. Intended for amateurs and professionals, concert-goers and conductors, Helm offers in down-to-earth language an explanation of the foundations of our Western music heritage, deepening our understanding and the listening experience of it for all.
Physical Description:1 online resource (210 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198).
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record.