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Journal of Music Theory (2019) 63 (1): 35–70.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of the corpus data summarizes the sectional makeup of each of the twenty-two normative pieces. Formal and hermeneutical accounts of three deviational pieces demonstrate the flexibility and expressive potential of the system. A retrofit of the formal framework onto thirteen notable big-band arrangements...
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Journal of Music Theory (2017) 61 (2): 171–200.
Published: 01 October 2017
... practice. Copyright © 2017 by Yale University 2017 sonata form big data recapitulation double return end-rhyme Works Cited Allsop Peter . 1999 . Arcangelo Corelli: New Orpheus of Our Times . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Bonds Mark Evan . 1988 . “ Haydn’s False...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (1): 145–154.
Published: 01 April 2018
... of other features, including the movement’s formal proportions. (Schachter thinks, for example, that the retransition is too long.) Occasionally, a generalizing statement appears not so much to report an empirical fact based on big data as simply to orient us to a convention. While...
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Journal of Music Theory (2017) 61 (2): 143–170.
Published: 01 October 2017
... TdC 118 59 Bridge DT 62 31 TdC 76 38 a DT, David Temperley; TdC, Trevor de Clercq. Finally, section labels besides verse, chorus, and bridge are too rare in our analyses to give any significant data. For example, only about 6 percent...
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Journal of Music Theory (2022) 66 (2): 255–261.
Published: 01 October 2022
... from basics when necessary, and to his balance of precise and fine analysis with broad awareness of big questions. Chapter 11, “The Misunderstood Confinalis ,” moves away from what is purely pedagogical toward through argumentation on the basis of new research. In this chapter, Nowacki...
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Journal of Music Theory (2024) 68 (1): 149–155.
Published: 01 April 2024
... carefully indicating country of origin and destination. ( 1983 : 128–29) In these crucial passages, Schoenberg lays out some of his rationales for departing from “tonality”: its authoritarian premises and its policing impulses; he implies that the tonal center plants a big yellow star on the coats...
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Journal of Music Theory (2022) 66 (2): 291–302.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., Harrison offers a provocative counterpoint to studies asserting distinctive structural features for pop and rock tonality. 9 Where rock analysts often invoke statistical corpus data in defining stylistic norms, Harrison prefers close hermeneutical interpretation and a celebration of idiosyncratic...
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Journal of Music Theory (2013) 57 (1): 159–191.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the same taxicab (or smaller Euclidean) distances, and since fifth, minor-third, and minor- second progressions vastly outnumber the major-third progressions, one might reasonably conclude from the data that Schubert and Chopin prefer less than maximally efficient voice leading. 174 Journal...
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Journal of Music Theory (2016) 60 (2): 295–305.
Published: 01 October 2016
... that a major virtue of In Other Shoes is how consistently it takes seriously the data supplied by music-theoretical intuitions and practices. This is apparent in “Metaphor and Prop-Oriented Make-Believe,” in which Walton “explore[s] the applicability of the notion...
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Journal of Music Theory (1999) 43 (1): 83–99.
Published: 01 April 1999
..., a rule that preserves content on level I.14 But where did we get that rule? It is doubtful that we derived it a posteriori, or though empirical means, say by amassing data that would show a correlation between one level II content and another. It is not as if we have to (or that we do) go about...
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Journal of Music Theory (1999) 43 (2): 315–347.
Published: 01 October 1999
... and hired a well-known agent, Louis Shurr. Almost immediately, Porter signed a contract for Paris, his first big hit. Stories about the popular composers of this era turning out a song a day are relatively common, but Porter’s more traditional training stuck with him in his work habits. Moss Hart...
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Journal of Music Theory (2024) 68 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 April 2024
... . . . rests solely on the fixing of this scale. . . . With the fixing of the scale we would take a big step towards ‘harmony’ and settle the question of whether a scale thus defined is suitable or not for the establishment of an appropriate harmony.” 10 The most concrete realization...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (1): 141–180.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., usually reluctant to acknowledge a discrepancy between the acoustical data given in the corps sonore and the cognitive information the listening subject derives from it, here has to resort to the activity of the ear to keep the problem of enharmonicism under control (on the issue of the “ear,” see...
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Journal of Music Theory (2007) 51 (1): 85–135.
Published: 01 April 2007
... phrases were tentative and provisional (Prodromou 2003, 43). Today, with transcribed corpora of natural speech involving billions of words, those asser- tions can be quantified. A pilot study by Erman and Warren (2000) examined the question of how big...