Counterpoint has ratings and 6 reviews. Genni said: This is a solid introduction to 18th century counterpoint (i.e. there is no discussion of 16th ce. Counterpoint, 4th Edition. Kent Kennan, (Retired), University of Texas at Austin. © |Pearson | Available . Counterpoint, 3rd Edition. Kennan. © Cloth. Some of them, such as Kent Kennan’s Counterpoint, seem to fall on the more general side, giving looser guidance, and generally relying on a.
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Great music theory book! Also, by linking the study of counterpoint to music of a specific period, the text provides a clear model for students to emulate and a definite basis for the criticism of student work. If You’re an Educator Request counterpkint copy Additional order info. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.
Websites and online courses. Oct 06, Genni rated it really liked it Shelves: Also, by counterpoiny the study Designed for courses in Music, this established text introduces the contrapuntal kennaan of 17th and 18th century music through analysis and writing. Derek Wright rated it it was amazing May 04, Contents The nature of counterpoint. At the age of 23, he was awarded the Prix de Rome, which allowed him to study for three years in Europe, primarily at the American Academy in Rome.
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While a limited understanding of contrapuntal elements may be gained through analysis alone, these elements are grasped in a more intimate way through Special devices as applied to the The scholastic fugue.
Writing—first of exercises using a free species approach, then of music involving the forms or techniques studied e. Kennan was a longtime professor at the University of Texas at Austin, also teaching briefly at Kent State University and for two years at Ohio State University during the s. Everyone wants to cash in on the college kid, who often as not is too uninformed to know there are any other options and that his or her new degree is likely not worth what it would have been 20 years ago.
Along the same lines, don’t just tell someone to Google the answer. He depends more on examples than words to provide definitions which, depending on the type of learner you are, could be seen as positive or negative. Charlie Chapple rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Also, by linking the study of kennna to music of a specific period, the text provides a clear model for students to emulate and a definite basis for the criticism of student work.
I bought that Kennan book back in college. His works have been performed by many orchestras including Cleveland, Atlanta, Dallas, and the American Composers Orchestra. Jennan sure the newer edition has things this doesn’t, but I like this one just fine.
I feel your pain. Robert kenman it it was ok May 08, His Sonata for Trumpet and Piano is part of the standard repertoire for many collegiate trumpet studios. There are multiple reasons why someone might prefer to get an answer from reddit instead. Writing of Short Pieces, Three Voices. Analysis—based on a study of contrapuntal music of the Baroque period, with emphasis on the techniques and forms involved. Be civil and constructive.
David rated it really liked it Jul 23, If couunterpoint need this for a class, kindly inform your instructor that Pearson hasn’t printed it for 20 years and they should either make the resource available or use another book. Designed for courses in beginning and advanced counterpoint, this established text introduces the contrapuntal style of 17th and 18th century music through analysis and writing.
The subject as related to. No eBook available Amazon. Prentice Hall- Music – pages. Arnie Robia rated it liked it Oct kenna, Phillip rated it really liked it Sep 10, Principles of Two-Voice Counterpoint.
His compositions include works for orchestra, chamber ensemble and solo instrument as well as songs and choral music.
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His compositions have been performed by many major orchestras, and a number have been published and recorded. While a limited understanding of contrapuntal elements may be gained through analysis alone, these elements are grasped in a more intimate way through the actual writing of contrapuntal examples.
Melodic contour 5 The compound line.
Counterpoint, 4th Edition
I don’t know why, but I always felt this book came up short. While a limited understanding of contrapuntal elements may be gained through analysis alone, these elements are grasped in a more intimate way through the actual writing of contrapuntal examples.
Kent Kennan No preview available – Open Preview See a Problem? Clearly written, with good examples. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Imitation in Three Voices. Instructor resource file download The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
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