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From Chords to Simultaneities

Chordal Indeterminancy and the Failure of Serialism

From Chords to Simultaneities( )
Author: Schoffman, Nachum
Series title:Contributions to the Study of Music and Dance Ser.
Publication Date:Apr 1990
Publisher:ABC-CLIO, LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $64.00
Book Description:

One of the momentous events in twentieth century music was the advent of atonality and serialism, and the consequent proliferation of such avant-garde genres as total serialism, electronic music, and aleatory music. This book examines serialism and its progeny, formulates criteria that are applicable both to serialism and to the traditional harmony from which it developed, and focuses on the failure of serialism to solve the problem of coherent harmonic progression. Rather than...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Music / Instruction & Study / Theory
Music / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.24 x 9.36 Inches
Book Weight:1.1 Pounds

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