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Diego rated it it was amazing Oct 19, Michael rated it really liked it Jan 12, But don’t be put off by the marketing. Ben rated it really liked it Jul 25, Harmony and Voice Leading by Edward Aldwell.

The experience of the authors enables them to predict areas that might cause difficulty and slow the pace; so they increase the illustrative examples accordingly to help. Now, of course, this new alto creates an irregular resolution of the G -D diminished 5th — which should properly contract scahchter A-C a minor 3rd.

Lists with This Book. And, of course, make the bass move up a 2nd rather than down a 7th.

Refresh and try again. Should one know the terms well enough he or she could easily find mistakes in this edition. Steven Riley rated it liked it Aug 13, The resulting dim5 F C to p5 GD is fine, since the dim5 of a vii6 can move up to a p5 if the bass moves to the 3rd degree.

Many of the score extracts are cleanly annotated. Hardcover3rd editionpages. Very well, in fact. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It’s pleasingly evident that the material and the way its parts interrelate were in the forefront of the authors’ minds when they conceived of this book; and not merely a way to build a “course” that would fit a homogenous college syllabus.


Gemma Mahadeo rated it really liked it Sep 30, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Jul 26, Richard Pohl rated it really liked it Shelves: Bar 2, beat 3: Be the first to ask a question about Harmony and Voice Leading.

We can appreciate directly not only how composers from Josquin to Wolf achieved what they did in this respect. This book is a step up from the kaftka book titled Tonal Harmony. He has taught theory at The Curtis Institute of Music since and is currently Chairperson of the theory department.

There are six main sections of between about 80 and pages dealing with “The Primary Materials and Procedures”, I-V-I and its elaboration, more advanced chord techniques, figuration and dissonance and chromaticism, although the latter in particular doesn’t stray into atonality. But can also learn the mechanics of the harmonic and voice-leading principles in situ.

He has been a member of the Techniques of Music department at Mannes since and a member of the piano department since There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Trivia About Harmony and Voice There are plenty of exercises on the accompanying website, and footnotes etc where additional explanation or illustration would be obtrusive in the body of the text. Not necessarily — they are all good.


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It is unnecessarily verbose and complex. The index is excellent. Common terms and phrases 11 T?

This is not an “ordinary” theory textbook. Though, for all the book’s highly authoritative and academic tone and approach, it’s not a slog. Dissonance and Chromaticism I. I should also mention that my new alto uses two 4th degrees, with one of them — the soprano — resolving properly, and the other — the alto — not.

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David Julian rated it liked it Mar 06, In almost three dozen chapters, of between a dozen and two dozen pages each, a very broad range of topics pertaining to how music is constructed is covered. This is one of the exceptions that Aldwell went over in the chapter on vii6 — see and the paragraph that precedes that illustration as well. Colleen Mckenzie rated it really liked it Dec 22, Mark rated it really liked it Jul 31, He has given recitals and master classes throughout the United States as well as in Israel, England and Germany, many of them devoted to the works of Bach.

Laurie rated it it was amazing Jan 26, It’s not a book for drilling inversions or fingering Major sevenths on the guitar.

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