Counterpoint The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century
Edition: 1992 (Reprint)
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Description: First paperback edition of classic introductory text by world-renowned musicologist and authority on Palestrina. Features history of contrapuntal theory, technical features, "species" exercises in 2-, 3- and 4-part counterpoint; canon, motet, Mass, more. Includes many musical examples. New foreword by Alfred Mann. Introduction.
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List price: $17.95
Copyright year: 1992
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/27/1992
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
|Introduction to the English Translation|
|Outline History of Contrapuntal Theory|
|Counterpoint and Harmony Contrasted|
|The Ninth to the Fourteenth Centuries: The Beginnings of Contrapuntal Theory|
|The Fifteenth Century: Crystallization of Principles|
|The Sixteenth Century: The Style of Palestrina|
|The Seventeenth Century: Some Pedagogical Developments|
|The Eighteenth Century: The Style of Bach|
|The Nineteenth Century: Palestrina or Bach?|
|The "Palestrina Movement" after Fux|
|The Ecclesiastical Modes|
|Free Two-Part Counterpoint|
|Counterpoint in More Than Four Parts|
|Appendix: The Vocal Fugue|
|Appendix: Double, Triple, and Quadruple Counterpoint|
|Appendix: Summary of the Most Important Contrapuntal Laws and Rules|