CRITICAL FORUM. Allen Cadwallader and David Gagne, Analysis of Tonal Music: A. Schenkerian Approach (Oxford: Oxford University Press, ). viii+ pp. Analysis of Tonal Music: A Schenkerian Approach, by Allen Cadwallader and David Gagn£. (New York: Oxford University Press, ). Reviewed by David. Allen Cadwallader is Professor of Music Theory at Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where he teaches counterpoint, tonal harmony, and Schenkerian analysis.
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It provides a firm foundation upon which students can develop their hearing and thinking about music from a Schenkerian perspective. Oxford University Press; 3 edition September 3, Language: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Rfy marked it as to-read Jul 05, Part 2 presents complete compositions by formal category, beginning with one-part forms; proceeding through binary, ternary, and rondo forms; and concluding with the sonata principle.
Schenkerian Approach is the kind of new rising theory. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Hardcoverpages. There is no sense of coherent progression of concepts and the authors frequently cadwallade extraneous information which is distracting.
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This text is intended for graduate students in music and perhaps for advanced undergraduates as well. The book includes more than analytical graphs, musical examples–some new to this edition–and a bibliography. I would not read this for pleasure. To ask other readers questions about Analysis of Tonal Musicplease sign up.
Write a customer review. It provides a firm foundation upon which students can develop their hearing and thinking about music from a Schenkerian perspective. Adam marked it as to-read Jun 21, A Schenkerian Approach by Allen Cadwallader Aaron Dalton rated it liked it Mar 06, A lot of students just took lecture notes and stopped reading cadwsllader text all together.
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Analysis of Tonal Music: A Schenkerian Approach
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I did not personally have any issues with Schenker’s ideas or approaches, but they can be tricky for some.
Part 1 covers principles fundamental to the study of Schenkerian analysis and includes discussions of melody, counterpoint, bass-line structures, the imaginary continuo, linear naalysis, and the essential properties of the Ursatz fundamental structure. Cadwallader and Gagne succeed where Forte caadwallader Gilbert failed to find a clear, uncluttered style of presentation and a tone that is suited to the level of preparation one is likely to find among the target student population.
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