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Mel Bay Students Complete Music Handbook 1 edition

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Mel Bay Students Complete Music Handbook

Published August 21, 1990 by Mel Bay Publications, Inc. in Pacific, Mo., USA .
Written in English.

First Sentence

THE STAFF: Music is written on a STAFF consisting of FIVE LINES and FOUR SPACES.

Table of Contents

A guide to music theory
Musical notation and pitch
Staff notation and keyboard position
Duration of notes and rests--meter
The time signature
Key signatures--major/minor scales
Building a major scale
Table of major keys and signatures
Minor scales
Form and expression marks
Expression marks/abbreviations
Intervals and two-part harmony
Transposition
Triads--chords
Chord progressions
Chord building chart
A guide to music history
The pre-Renaissance period
The Renaissance period
Giovannie-Pierluigi da Palestrina
The Baroque period
Johann Sebastian Bach
George Frederic Handel
The Classical period
Franz Joseph Haydn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ludwig van Beethoven
The Romantic period
Franz Schubert
Felix Mendelssohn
Frederic Chopin
Franz Liszt
Johannes Brahms
Peter Ilitch Tchaikovsky
The Impressionist period
Claude Debussy
The Contemporary period
Into the next century
A musical dictionary.

Edition Notes

Other Titles
Student's Complete Music Handbook

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
781

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
80
Dimensions
7.7 x 5.3 x 0.1 inches
Weight
1.6 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9504262M
ISBN 10
0871669889
ISBN 13
9780871669889
Library Thing
9581861
Goodreads
6502828

History Created December 11, 2009 · 3 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

January 30, 2014 Edited by metamel added where published, table of contents, other title, DDC
April 28, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Linked existing covers to the work.
December 11, 2009 Created by WorkBot add works page