ºption. Harmony. &. Voice Leading. EDWARD ALDWELL. The Curtis Institute of Music. Mannes College of Music. CARL SCHACHTER. Mannes College of Music . Harmony and Voice Leading has 70 ratings and 4 reviews. Eric said: Simply the best Edward Aldwell,. Carl Schachter. · Rating details · 70 ratings · 4. growing list–is Edward Aldwell and Carl Schachter’s Harmony and Voice. Leading. * Unlike Peter Westergaard, whose Introduction to Tonal Theory uses.
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First the authors explain and illustrate the smallest components of Modes and Keys; eventually they look at modulation and the likes of chromatic neighbors. I recomend this to the musician who is already farmiliar with music thoery. Want to Read saving…. Michael rated it really liked it Jan 12, W0lfgang M0zart rated it really liked it Jun 17, Sometimes musical examples are less than a bar long — if and when that is enough to illustrate the musical point.
The companion website has both streaming and downloadable mp3 files of all the musical example in the text, a variety of exercises and an electronic version of the student workbook.
Allie Jessing rated it did not like it Jun 21, Steven Riley rated it liked it Aug 13, Though, for all the book’s highly authoritative and academic tone and approach, it’s not a slog. Books by Edward Aldwell. David Julian rated it liked it Mar 06, We can appreciate directly not only how composers from Josquin to Wolf achieved what they did in this respect.
It emphasizes the linear aspects of music as much as the harmonic, and introduces large-scale progressions–linear and harmonic–at an early stage.
And there are very few if any omissions of relevant material. Ben rated it really liked it Jul 31, It’s not a book for drilling inversions or fingering Major sevenths on the guitar.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The experience of the authors enables them to predict areas that might cause difficulty and slow the pace; so they increase the illustrative examples accordingly to help. Gemma Mahadeo rated it really liked it Sep 30, Shaoliang Hua rated it did not like it Feb 06, This book is a step up from the kaftka book titled Tonal Harmony.
Harmony and Voice Leading by Edward Aldwell
The CD set sold separately is a requirement. Very well, in fact.
It seems that several previous sets of errors have been ironed out in the edition. It deals extensively and exhaustively with the basic musical theory necessary to understand harmony; more advanced topics are then covered, such as dissonance and chromaticism as part of a wider discussion of voice-leading. Production is to a very high standard: It deals with much more than the relationships expressed in harmonic, and even melodic, intervals.
Harmony and Voice Leading
Thanks for telling us about the problem. No trivia or quizzes yet. Be the first to ask a question about Harmony and Voice Leading. Hardcover3rd editionpages. It is aimed at students who want to “get better grades in the shortest time possible”. Colleen Mckenzie rated it really liked it Dec 22, One of the book’s great strengths is its coverage of tonal structures in music such that we become more aware of how compositions work as they do across broader time and tonal spans… not just the minutiae of closely related chords and notes.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The index is excellent. Many of the score extracts are cleanly annotated.
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