Music Theory and Composition : A Practical Approach, Hardback Book

Music Theory and Composition : A Practical Approach Hardback


This text presents a pragmatic, accessible approach to music theory through an emphasis on melody and counterpoint.

Starting with a single melodic line and gradually adding voices in counterpoint, the book drills part-writing while also explaining functionality, first with scale degrees and then with harmony.

Workbook sections follow each chapter.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 546 pages
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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  • Category: Theory of music & musicology
  • ISBN: 9781538101223

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