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Berklee Music Theory Book 2 Fundamentals of Harmony

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ISBN-10: 0876390661

ISBN-13: 9780876390665

Edition: 2006

Authors: Paul Schmeling, Susan Gedutis Lindsay

List price: $22.95
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The second in a two-volume series based on over 40 years of music theory instruction at Berklee College of Music. This volume focuses on harmony, including triads, seventh chords, inversions, and voice leading for jazz, blues and popular music styles. You'll develop the tools needed to write melodies and create effective harmonic accompaniments from a lead sheet.
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Book details

List price: $22.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date: 8/1/2006
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 56
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

CD Track List
Major Triads
Minor Triads
Augmented Triads
Diminished Triads
Chord Symbols
Triads and Chord Symbols
Triad Inversions
Bass/Chord Theory
Voice Leading
Open-Position Voice Leading and Chorale Notation
Contrary/Parallel Motion Voice Leading
Inversions and Voice Leading
Major 7 Chords
Dominant 7 Chords
Minor 7 Chords
Minor 7(b5) Chords
Diminished 7 Chords
Seventh Chord Types and Symbols
Inversions of Seventh Chords
Voice Leading Seventh Chords
Contrary and Parallel Voice Leading of Seventh Chords
Third, Fifth, and Seventh over the Bass
Seventh-Chord Inversions and Voice Leading
Harmonic Accompaniment from a Lead Sheet
Arpeggiating Accompaniment Chords
Using the Third, Fifth, and Seventh over the Root as Accompaniment Chords
2:1 Accompaniment Pattern
Harmonizing and Accompaniment Patterns
Melodic Motion
Writing a Chord-Tone Melody
Melodic Motion over Change of Harmony
Repeating a Melodic Phrase on Different Chords
The Melodic Sequence
Melody Writing
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