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Complete Musician : An Integrated Approach to Theory, Analysis, and Listening (Reprint) (Paperback)

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Beginning with music fundamentals, The Complete Musician covers all the topics necessary for a thorough understanding of undergraduate music theory by focusing on music in context. Rather than rote learning of concepts and memorizing terms,The Complete Musician emphasizes how theory informs the work of performers. Composers respond not only to their instincts, experiences, and training in every work they write; they also follow certain ideals and models when appropriate, and modify them to fit their own personal vision. Theory is not a "theoretical" activity; it is a living one that responds to how music is composed and performed. Understanding how theory intersects with composition and performance is key to seeing its relevance to students' wider musical lives. The Complete Musician makes this connection.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 960
Genre: Music
Sub-Genre: Instruction + Study / Theory
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Steven G. Laitz
Language: English
Street Date: November 20, 2015
TCIN: 50882379
UPC: 9780199347094
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-3598
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