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Author Santa, Matthew, author

Title Hearing rhythm and meter : analyzing metrical consonance and dissonance in common-practice period music / Matthew Santa
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 174 pages)
Summary Hearing Rhythm and Meter: Analyzing Metrical Consonance and Dissonance in Common-Practice Period Music is the first book to present a comprehensive course text on advanced analysis of rhythm and meter. This book brings together the insights of recent scholarship on rhythm and meter in a clear and engaging presentation, enabling students to understand topics including hypermeter and metrical dissonance. From the Baroque to the Romantic era, Hearing Rhythm and Meter emphasizes listening, enabling students to recognize meters and metrical dissonances by type both with and without the score
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Matthew Santa is Professor of Music Theory and Chair of the Music Theory and Composition Area at the Texas Tech University School of Music
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 10, 2019)
Subject Music -- 18th century -- Analysis, appreciation
Music -- 19th century -- Analysis, appreciation
Musical meter and rhythm
MUSIC -- General.
Musical meter and rhythm.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019021212
ISBN 1351204289