Tonal Harmony by Stefan M. Kostka; Dorothy Payne A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Kostka, Tonal Harmony, , 8e, Workbook. Grade Levels: 9 – By Stefan Kostka and Dorothy Payne Stefan Kostka and Dorothy Payne. Copyright: Tonal Harmony, with an Introduction to Twentieth-Century Music has ratings and 25 reviews. David said: How can Stefan Kostka,. Dorothy Payne Stefan Kostka has created an impressive tome of musical analysis and theory. While the .

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Kostka; Dorothy Payne A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

Tonal Harmony by Kostka Stefan, Payne Dorothy

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Explore the Home Gift Guide. I am studying theory in school, and although our text is excellent, I find this gives me an even deeper insight into the extraordinary network of harmonic relationships.

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Tonal Harmony

There are two indexes — to musical examples and to subjects. Showing of reviews. Audio CD for Tonal Otnal. This is the book’s sixth edition, published last year. Perhaps the ordering can easily get you confused a bit It seems as if it was written from the perspective of “I’m an expert on Music Theory, look what I know!

Mar 01, Toanl Literary Chick rated it really liked it Shelves: I bought this book because some one suggested it to me as I was entering college I’m a music major.

They center as much around the context of harmony in effecting an end result, as with the mathematics of intervals, inversions and transposition etc. At first glance it certainly does appear packed with substance, rich in “hard facts”. This is not, though, a highly specialized treatise on music, like those on the physics of acoustics. Get to Know Us.

This textbook was bought preowned at the university bookstore several years ago. Yet, as has been said, the educational strengths of the authors and the length of the book mean that this is never overwhelming… you quickly become sufficiently familiar with the conventions of annotation and titling to feel at home in the solid and closely-structured sets of material that are presented.


One great strength of the book is that the “mechanics” of harmony are firmly placed in real examples, from real “classical” music. Set up a giveaway.

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God, I hope this textbook gets better. There are 2 pages missing, 1 page filled out. Quite possibly the worst theory book ever compiled This is one of the many aspects of this book which set it gonal from the more “perfunctory” texts which aim merely to tonaal and drill the rules.