ISBN: 0205060455 / ISBN-13: 9780205060450
Basic Materials in Music Theory: A Programed Course
B>" Hands-on in approach, this " classic," two-volume book thoroughly covers the concepts and techniques of music fundamentals and is completely self ... Show synopsis B>" Hands-on in approach, this " classic," two-volume book thoroughly covers the concepts and techniques of music fundamentals and is completely self-instructional. From the wealth of clearly laid-out lessons and exercises, readers receive continual feedback and reinforcement as they work through the sequence at their own pace. An accompanying cassette includes a set of musical examples and provides the aural experience of tonal and harmonic material used within the book. A Review of Seventh Chords and Dominant Seventh. Nondominant Seventh Chords. Altered Nonharmonic Tones and Secondary Dominants. Modulation to Closely Related Keys. Borrowed Chords. Augmented Sixth Chords. The Neapolitan Sixth, Altered Dominants and Diminished Seventh Chords. Chromatic Third-Relation Harmony. Modulation to Foreign Keys. Ninth, Eleventh and Thirteenth Chords. For anyone wanted to master, quickly and thoroughly, the core of knowledge essential for the serious study of music theory.