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Author Agmon, Eytan, author.
Title The languages of western tonality / Eytan Agmon.
Published Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, [2013]
Book Cover

 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3811 .A36 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvii, 280 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Computational music science, 1868-0305
Computational music science.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pre-tonal theory -- part I. Proto-tonality. Preliminaries ; Communicating pitches and transmitting notes ; The conventional nomenclature for notes and intervals ; Communicating the primary intervals ; Receiving notes ; Harmonic systems ; Proto-tonality -- part II. The language of western tonality. Tonal preliminaries ; Modal communication ; Topics in dyadic and triadic theory ; Modes, semi-keys, and keys ; A new-Riepelian key-distance theory ; Tonal communication ; The tonal game -- appendix A. Tonal communication -- appendix B. Z modules and their homomorphisms.
Subject Tonality.
Music -- Mathematical models.
Related To Online version: Agmon, Eytan. Languages of western tonality. Berlin : Springer, [2013] 9783642395871 (OCoLC)864999647
ISBN 3642395864 hardback
9783642395864 hardback
9783642395871 (ebk.)
3642395872 (ebk.)
OCLC number 857977401