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Esquisse de l'Histore de l'Harmonie

An English-Language Translation of the Francois-Joseph Fetis History of Harmony

Esquisse de l'Histore de l'Harmonie( )
Author: Arlin, Mary I.
Series title:Harmonologia Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 1994
Publisher:Pendragon Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $70.00
Book Description:

Fétis' Esquisse, a chronicle of the theoretical tenets of harmony from Franco of Cologne (1230-50) to 1840, is the first known history of harmonic theory. This work predates Hugo Riemann's impressive Geschichte der Musiktheorie im IX.-XIX. Jahrhundert by more than fifty years. Yet little is known about Fétis' Esquisse and few copies are extant. As one of the most lucid musicologists of this time and one of the first to consider the past with an artistic interest, Fétis knew and...
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Detailed Subjects: Music / Instruction & Study / Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.513 x 9.321 x 1.014 Inches
Book Weight:1.478 Pounds

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