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Music theory for computer musicians

Author: Michael Hewitt
Publisher: Boston, MA : Course Technology, CENGAGE Learning, ©2008.
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This book explains music theory fundamentals in the most simple and accessible way possible. Concepts are taught using the MIDI keyboard environment and today's computer composing and recording software.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Hewitt, Michael.
Music theory for computer musicians.
Boston, MA : Course Technology, CENGAGE Learning, ©2008
(DLC) 2007941722
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Hewitt
ISBN: 9781598636802 1598636804
OCLC Number: 298787896
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 309 pages) : illustrations, music
Contents: Chapter 1. Musical sound --
chapter 2. The notes --
chapter 3. The major scale --
chapter 4. Rhythm, tempo, and note lengths --
chapter 5. Score editing --
chapter 6. Intervals --
chapter 7. Meter --
chapter 8. Chords --
chapter 9. The natural minor scale --
chapter 10. Melody and motives --
chapter 11. The harmonic and melodic minor scales --
chapter 12. Augmented and diminished intervals and interval inversions --
chapter 13. Chordal inversions, octave doubling, and spacing --
chapter 14. Additive rhythms --
chapter 15. Expanding your knowledge of keys --
chapter 16. The pentatonic scale --
chapter 17. Major, minor, augmented, and diminished triads --
chapter 18. Chord progressions and root movement --
chapter 19. The cycle of fifths --
chapter 20. The seven diatonic modes --
chapter 21. Chords of the seventh --
chapter 22. Exotic scales --
chapter 23. Complex harmony --
chapter 24. Arpeggiation --
chapter 25. Intonation --
chapter 26. Conclusion.
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Introduction Chapter 1: Musical Sound Chapter 2: The Notes Chapter 3: The Major Scale Chapter 4: Rhythm, Tempo and Note Lengths Chapter 5: Score Editing Chapter 6: Intervals Chapter 7: Meter Chapter Read more...

 
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