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ºption. Harmony. &. Voice Leading. EDWARD ALDWELL. The Curtis Institute of Music. Mannes College of Music. CARL SCHACHTER. Mannes College of Music . growing list–is Edward Aldwell and Carl Schachter’s Harmony and Voice. Leading. * Unlike Peter Westergaard, whose Introduction to Tonal Theory uses. Edward Aldwell/Allen Cadwallader/Carl Schachter. View as Instructor. Product cover for Harmony and Voice Leading 5th Edition by Edward Aldwell/Allen.

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Harmony and Voice Leading

And a very sane, practical, colorful, well-footnoted, sensitive and authoritative one. The book’s shortcomings concern the style of prose alddwell the flow of topics within individual units.

Additional Features “Points for Review” at the end of each unit before the exercises offer brief, consecutively numbered summations of the key concepts covered in that unit. Open Preview See a Problem?

Get to Know Us. I’ve used a few theory books in my career, but this one is by far the most in-depth and challenging. The book also concerns the tonal system only with one hamony rushed tangent on sixteenth century counterpoint ; there is no discussion of twentieth century music, such as you might find in many similar textbooks designed for the standard four-semester sequence.

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The index is excellent. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Write a customer review. David Julian rated it liked it Mar 06, Cengage Learning; 4 edition March schachted, Language: East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Daughter needed for college.


Xiao Shi rated it really liked it Apr 09, It’s pleasingly evident that the material and the way its parts interrelate were in the forefront of the authors’ minds when they conceived of this book; and not merely a way to build a “course” that would fit a homogenous college syllabus.

A new chapter introduces harmont counterpoint, and the text integrates this material into subsequent units. Concise Introduction to Tonal Harmony.

The authors dispense with that silly pedantic harmony “flowchart” many other texts use. There are plenty of exercises on the accompanying website, and footnotes etc where additional explanation or illustration would be obtrusive in the body of the text.

Buy the selected items together This item: Even within the first few units, students begin to distance their analytical thinking from the chord-to-chord recognition-based approach popular among other methods. But don’t be put off by the marketing. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

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Harmony and Voice Leading by Edward Aldwell

Most irritating was the use of upper case Roman numerals for all chords regardless of quality. Laurie rated it it was amazing Jan 26, Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. By the end of the book, students are ready to begin Schenkerian analysis and upper-level theory curriculum.

A new premium web site for students will provide interactive, guided exercises for new material covered in leadnig unit.

Production is to a very high standard: The fourth edition of Aldwell and Schachter remains the best available reference for writing harmony. Kimberly rated it liked it May 11, Very little is introduced and taught that doesn’t originate in music of the giants of the period… musical leqding abound, two, three, four, sometimes more to every page, or well over Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.


Harmony and Voice Leading. Jul 26, Richard Pohl rated it really liked it An Each chapter is a kind of bullet-point list, lending a kind of ldading organization to individual topics that can be hard to follow.

A brain strain but brilliant. The CD set sold leaxing is a requirement. About This Edition New Features A new, password-protected premium web site for students includes interactive, guided exercises for material covered in the text and musical examples from the schacher in both streaming and downloadable format.

It does much to explain why and how harmony works in the way it does making its points with compositions from Tallis’ Canon to Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde. Workbooks and CD sets will be available in print or on a password-protected site. But can also learn the mechanics of the harmonic and voice-leading principles in situ.

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