What to Listen For in Music
Penguin, 1 feb. 2011 - 304 páginas
Now in trade paperback: “The definitive guide to musical enjoyment” (Forum).
In this fascinating analysis of how to listen to both contemporary and classical music analytically, eminent American composer Aaron Copland offers provocative suggestions that will bring readers a deeper appreciation of the most viscerally rewarding of all art forms.
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LibraryThing ReviewReseña de usuario - KirkLowery - LibraryThing
This is a classic; if you're serious about classical music, then this is a must read. Warning: in 1935 when this book was written, people were generally more musically literate. If you don't know the ... Leer reseña completa
LibraryThing ReviewReseña de usuario - baswood - LibraryThing
According to Copland listening to classical music should not be a casual affair; one needs some knowledge of form certainly, but what is most important is that the listening should be an active ... Leer reseña completa
SINGLE TONE COLORS
MIXED TONE COLORS
FREE SECTIONAL FORM
THEME AND VARIATIONS
THE SONATA AS A WHOLE
SONATAALLEGRO OR FIRSTMOVEMENT FORM
REFERENCE AND HISTORY