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The spheres of music : a gathering of essays

Author: Leonard B Meyer
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Leonard B. Meyer's writings on the theory, history, perception and aesthetics of music have inspired and provoked generations of readers. This book makes available a selection of his essays  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard B Meyer
ISBN: 0226521532 9780226521534 0226521540 9780226521541
OCLC Number: 924910530
Notes: Samling av tidigare publicerade artiklar.
Description: x, 316 s. : musiknoter
Contents: Preface I. Prelude 1. Concerning the Sciences, the Arts--AND the Humanities II. Music, Perception, and Process 2. Grammatical Simplicity and Relational Richness: The Trio of Mozart's G Minor Symphony 3. Process and Morphology in the Music of Mozart 4. Melodic Processes and the Perception of Music (with Burton S. Rosner) III. Music, Culture, and History 5. Exploiting Limits: Creation, Archetypes, and Style Change 6. Nature, Nurture, and Convention: The Cadential Six-Four Progression 7. A Pride of Prejudices; Or, Delight in Diversity IV. Postlude 8. A Universe of Universals Index
Responsibility: Leonard B. Meyer.


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