An introduction to twentieth century music by Peter S. Hansen

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Music appreciation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

StatementPeter S. Hansen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML197 .H25 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 457 p. :
Number of Pages457
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542401M
ISBN 10020505921X
LC Control Number77009296

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An introduction to twentieth century music. [Peter S Hansen] -- "Serious" music of the 20th century up to about in Europe and America, with the influence of technology and relationship to modern art.

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Books to Borrow. Top An introduction to twentieth century music by Hansen, Peter S. Publication date Topics Music, Music appreciation Publisher Boston, Allyn and Bacon CollectionPages:   Further elements of the harmonic vocabulary: Introduction ; The dominant with a substituted 6th ; The dominant with raised 5th ; Ninth, eleventh, and thirteenth chords ; The common-tone diminished seventh chord ; Simultaneities ; Coloristic chord successions : Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hansen, Peter S.

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It is designed for college courses having no other prerequisite than an introductory course in music, such as Introduction to Music or Music Appreciation.

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Twentieth-century music and the past --The sources --The Revolution; Paris --The Revolution: Vienna --Stravinsky and neo-classicism --Neo-classicism and neo-tonality in France --The diffusion of neo-classicism and neo-tonality --National styles --Opera and musical theater --The Viennese school --The diffusion of twelve-tone music --Introduction.

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