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The Resource Music theory for dummies, by Michael Pilhofer, MM and Holly Day

Music theory for dummies, by Michael Pilhofer, MM and Holly Day

Label
Music theory for dummies
Title
Music theory for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Pilhofer, MM and Holly Day
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TRACS
Dewey number
781
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
MT7
LC item number
.P64 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies series
Label
Music theory for dummies, by Michael Pilhofer, MM and Holly Day
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "A Wiley brand"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Getting started with music theory. What is music theory anyway? ; Determining what notes are worth ; Giving it a rest ; Introducing time signatures ; Playing with beat -- pt. 2. Putting notes together. Music notes (and where to find them) ; Mastering the major and minor scales ; Key signatures and the circle of fifths ; Intervals : the distance between pitches ; Chord building ; Chord progressions -- pt. 3. Musical expression through form, tempo and dynamics. Creating varied sound through tempo and dynamics ; Instrument tone color and acoustics -- pt. 4. Musical expression through form. The building blocks of music : rhythm, melody, harmony, and song form ; Relying on classical forms ; Tapping into popular genres and forms -- pt. 4. The part of tens. Ten frequently asked questions about music theory ; Ten keys to reading a musical score -- Ten music theorists you should know about -- pt. 5. Appendixes
Control code
1591757
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9781118990940
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014954679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1591757
  • (Sirsi) 1591757
  • (OCoLC)904446225
Label
Music theory for dummies, by Michael Pilhofer, MM and Holly Day
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "A Wiley brand"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Getting started with music theory. What is music theory anyway? ; Determining what notes are worth ; Giving it a rest ; Introducing time signatures ; Playing with beat -- pt. 2. Putting notes together. Music notes (and where to find them) ; Mastering the major and minor scales ; Key signatures and the circle of fifths ; Intervals : the distance between pitches ; Chord building ; Chord progressions -- pt. 3. Musical expression through form, tempo and dynamics. Creating varied sound through tempo and dynamics ; Instrument tone color and acoustics -- pt. 4. Musical expression through form. The building blocks of music : rhythm, melody, harmony, and song form ; Relying on classical forms ; Tapping into popular genres and forms -- pt. 4. The part of tens. Ten frequently asked questions about music theory ; Ten keys to reading a musical score -- Ten music theorists you should know about -- pt. 5. Appendixes
Control code
1591757
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9781118990940
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014954679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1591757
  • (Sirsi) 1591757
  • (OCoLC)904446225

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