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Elements of sonata theory 1 edition

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Elements of sonata theory
norms, types, and deformations in the late eighteenth-century sonata
James Hepokoski, Warren Darcy.

Published 2006 by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Sonata form as a whole : foundational considerations
The medial caesura and the two-part exposition
The continuous exposition
The primary theme
The transition (TR)
The secondary theme (S) and essential expositional closure : initial considerations
S-complications : EEC deferral and apparent double medial caesuras (TMB)
The closing zone (C)
The development (developmental space)
The recapitulation (recapitulatory space, recapitulatory rotation)
Non-normative openings of the recapitulatory rotation : alternatives and deformations
Parageneric spaces : coda and introduction
Sonata form in minor keys
The three- and four-movement sonata cycle
Sonata types and the type 1 sonata
The type 2 sonata
Rondos and the type 4 sonata
The type 5 sonata : fundamentals
The type 5 sonata : Mozart's concertos (R1, the opening ritornello)
The type 5 sonata : Mozart's concertos (solo and larger expositions : solo 1 + ritornello 2)
The type 5 sonata : Mozart's concertos (development and recapitulation, from solo 2 through ritornello 4).

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
MT62 .H46 2006

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p. cm.

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