Musical Idea and the Logic, Technique, and Art of its Presentation
By (author) Arnold Schoenberg
Edited by Severine Neff
Translated by Patricia Carpenter
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Musical Idea and the Logic, Technique, and Art of its Presentation by Arnold Schoenberg
Book DescriptionThe Gedanke manuscripts, from which The Musical Idea is compiled, are legendary writings of Arnold Schoenberg. Central to his concern was his concept of the "musical idea," which represents the wholeness of the musical work and embraces Schoenberg's notions of motive, gestalt, phrase, theme, rhythm, harmony, and form. Ultimately, the musical idea is the vision of the composer by which a musical work achieves unity in relation to the means by which the work is comprehended in its unity by the listener.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780253218353
(236mm x 155mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 25-Jun-2006
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Arnold Schoenberg
Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951) is one of the most prominent figures in 20th-century music and musical thought, perhaps best known for his development of Twelve Tone theory. Patricia Carpenter (1923-2000) was Professor Emerita, Barnard College, and former Vice President of the Society for Music Theory. Severine Neff is currently Eugene Falk Distinguished Professor in the Department of Music at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
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