Felix Salzer – Counterpoint in Composition (the Study of Voice Leading) – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or view presentation slides online. COUNTERPOINT IN COMPOSITION by Felix Salzer and Carl Schachter. McGRAW-HILL BOOK COMPANY, NEW YORK, , p. REVIEWER. The late Felix Salzer was a Professor at Queens College, City University of New York, and the author of Structural Hearing. Carl Schachter is a Professor at.
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There is definitely no feeling that “you too can succeed in writing excellent counterpoint” here. Combination of Second and Third Species. This is the go to book for most first year music programs. Get to Know Us. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
Counterpoint in Composition : The Study of Voice Leading
You have to at least know what kind of music you don’t want to write. The Techniques of Prolonged Counterpoint 6.
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Heather rated it really liked it May 24, The Best Books of Combination of Third and Fourth Species 5. Very comphrehensive volume offering a heavily Schenkerian approach to the voice leading issues Counterpoint within Prolonged Chords 3. Read more Read less.
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Setting a Single Phrase 3. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Evan Burke rated it it was amazing Jun 12, Account Options Sign in. To ask other readers questions about Counterpoint in Compositionplease sign up. Won’t show you commposition to write like Palestrina, but gives you something more important–the structural basis for all the literature from Monteverdi to Brahms. Garrett rated it really liked it Jan 15, Pat Muchmore rated it it was amazing Nov 23, There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
By all means get this book and learn from it. I myself learned a lot from the book. Hubert rated it it was amazing Oct 28, Schachter assembled it to show the connections between the simple procedures of species counterpoint and the complexities of composition, an approach to counterpoint deriving from the work of Heinrich Schenker. Write a customer review. Jared Henning rated it it was amazing Dec 25, Elliott Antokoletz Limited preview – No trivia or quizzes yet.
This book is excellent and thorough, covering counterpoint not only as a theoretical grounding for later harmonic theory, but also examining its use in large-scale composition. Schachter assembled it to show the connections between the simple procedures of species counterpoint and the complexities of composition, an approach to counterpoint deriving from the work of Heinrich Schenker.
Chromaticism Contrapuntal Leadingtone Chords Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. My experience was that the typical undergraduate music major found it rather rough going, but maybe I wasn’t the best teacher back then, either!