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Author Dallin, Leon.

Title Techniques of twentieth century composition : a guide to the materials of modern music / Leon Dallin.

Imprint Dubuque, Iowa : W.C. Brown Co., c1974.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.61 DAL 1974    DUE 12-05-16 Billed
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xv, 288 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm.
Series Music series
Music series.
Contents Melodic contour and organization -- Modal melodic resources -- Twentieth century melodic practices -- Rhythm and meter -- Chord structure -- Harmonic progression -- Tonality -- Cadences -- Nonharmonic materials -- Motivation of harmony -- Thematic metamorphosis -- Imitative procedures -- The twelve-tone method -- Total organization -- Microtones -- Special effects -- Indeterminate procedures -- Electronic and other new music.
Subject Composition (Music)
Added Title Techniques of 20th-century composition
ISBN 0697036146

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