Techniques of the contemporary composer [1ed.]0028647378, 9780028647371

Author : David Cope
Description:This text is a practical guide to the compositional techniques, resources, and technologies available to composers today. Each chapter traces the development of traditional and modern elements that form the foundation of music in the late twentieth century. Among the subjects discussed are interval exploration, serialism, pitch-class sets, twelve-tone music, electronic music, algorithmic composition, and indeterminacy.
Categories: Art Music: Guitar
Year :1997
Publisher : Schirmer Books; Prentice Hall International
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 123
File Info : pdf 22 Mb