What to listen for in rock : a stylistic analysis (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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What to listen for in rock : a stylistic analysis

Author: Ken Stephenson
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2002.
Series: MyiLibrary.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"In this concise and engaging analysis of rock music, music theorist Ken Stephenson explores the features that make this internationally popular music distinct from earlier music styles. The author offers a guided tour of rock music from the 1950s to the present, emphasizing the theoretical underpinnings of the style and, for the first time, systematically focusing not on rock music's history or sociology, but on  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Stephenson
ISBN: 0300092393 9780300092394
OCLC Number: 48241291
Description: xvii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Phrase rhythm --
Key and mode --
Cadences --
Chord type and harmonic palette --
Harmonic succession --
Form --
Analyzing a hit.
Series Title: MyiLibrary.
Responsibility: Ken Stephenson.

Abstract:

In this analysis of rock music, Ken Stephenson explores the features that make rock distinct from earlier music styles. He offers a guided tour of rock music from the 1950s to the present,  Read more...

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