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Journal of Music Theory (2011) 55 (1): 155–160.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Benjamin Givan Benjamin Givan is associate professor of music at Skidmore College. Larson Steve Analyzing Jazz: A Schenkerian Approach. Pendragon Press , 2009 : x +204 pp. ($99.00 paper) Benjamin Givan 2011 Works Cited Berry David Carson . 2004...
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Journal of Music Theory (2019) 63 (1): 35–70.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Ben Geyer This study assesses twenty-five works by contemporary jazz composer Maria Schneider, tracking her compositional tendencies, identifying areas of continuity with the big-band arranging tradition, and capturing developments and idiosyncrasies apparent in her music. Schneider most often...
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 139–169.
Published: 01 April 2021
... displaced temporally—and general patterns of motivic development and metric manipulation. Balanchine's use of funky rhythms resonates with his characteristic on-top-of-the-beat step timing, offbeat visual accentuation, and jazz-dance-inspired movements, attesting to the adoption of both Africanist...
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Journal of Music Theory (2007) 51 (2): 333–340.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., No Chaser.' ” Journal of Music Theory 49 : 209 -39. Anderson, Fred and Paul Steinbeck. 2002 . Exercises for the Creative Musician . Chicago: Many Weathers Music. Block, Steven. 1990 . “Pitch-Class Transformation in Free Jazz.” Music Theory Spectrum 12 : 181 -202. ____. 1993 . “Organized...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 333–357.
Published: 01 October 2005
.... ———. 1986 . “Interval Cycles in Stravinsky's Early Ballets.” Journal of the American Musicological Society 39 : 578 –614. Forte, Allen. 1995 . The American Popular Ballad of the Golden Era, 1924–1950 . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Gridley, Mark. 1994 . Jazz Styles: History...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 241–275.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Steve Larson © 2008 by Yale University 2008 Folio, Cynthia. 1997–98 . “`The Great Symphonic Theme': Multiple Takes on `Stella's' Scheme.” Annual Review of Jazz Studies 9 : 3 –24 and 103. Forte, Allen. 1997–98 . “The Real `Stella' and the `Real' `Stella': A Response to `Alternate...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 209–239.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Karim Al-Zand © 2008 by Yale University 2008 Berg, Shelton. 1990 . Jazz Improvisation: The Goal-Note Method . Evergreen, CO: Lou Fischer Music. Berliner, Paul F. 1994 . Thinking in Jazz: The Infinite Art of Improvisation . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Brownell, John...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 301–332.
Published: 01 October 2005
... of the American Musicological Society 57 : 285 –323. Gauldin, Robert. 2004 . “The Theory and Practice of Chromatic Wedge Progressions in Romantic Music.” Music Theory Spectrum 26 : 1 –22. Hentoff, Nat. 1960 . Liner notes for Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers: The Big Beat . Hollywood, CA: Blue...
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Journal of Music Theory (1999) 43 (2): 283–314.
Published: 01 October 1999
... . Philosophy in the Flesh: The Embodied Mind and its Challenge to Western Thought . New York: Basic Books. Larson, Steve. 1987a . Schenkerian Analysis of Modern Jazz . Ph.D. diss., University of Michigan. Larson, Steve. 1987b . Questions About the Ursatz: A Response to Neumeyer. In Theory Only 10...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 277–299.
Published: 01 October 2005
..., Scott E. 1986 . James P. Johnson: A Case of Mistaken Identity . Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press. Davin, Tom. 1959 . “Conversations with James P. Johnson.” Jazz Review 2/6 . Jasen, David A., and Gene Jones. 2000 . That American Rag: The Story of Ragtime from Coast to Coast . New York...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (2): 249–278.
Published: 01 October 2018
... . Braxton Anthony . 1968 . Three Compositions of New Jazz . Delmark DS-415, 331⁄3 rpm . Braxton Anthony . 1978a . For Four Orchestras . Arista A3L-8900, 331⁄3 rpm . Braxton Anthony . 1978b . For Trio . Arista AB-4181, 331⁄3 rpm . Braxton Anthony . 1978c . Liner notes...
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Journal of Music Theory (1999) 43 (2): 257–281.
Published: 01 October 1999
... by an ascending minor third (bracketed in Example 1b). These last progres- sions are nonfunctional, and represent part of a general trend toward increasing use of nonfunctional progressions in jazz at that time. As another example, the opening progression of “Litha” consists of chro- matic third relationships...
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Journal of Music Theory (2015) 59 (2): 321–332.
Published: 01 October 2015
... . ———. 2010 . “Participatory Discrepancies and the Perception of Beats in Jazz.” Music Perception 27 / 3 : 157 – 75 . Fatone Gina Clayton Martin Leante Laura Rahaim Matt . 2011 . “Imagery, Melody, and Gesture in Cross-Cultural Perspective.” In New Perspectives on Music...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 361.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Larson is Robert M. Trotter Professor of Music at the University of Oregon and a member of its Institute of Cognitive and Decision Sciences. His book Ana- lyzing Jazz—A Schenkerian Perspective will be published by Pendragon Press. Henry Martin is Professor of Music at Rutgers University–Newark...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 April 2018
... of Transformation .” Music Theory Spectrum 37 / 1 : 98 – 119 . Capuzzo Guy . 2004 . “ Neo-Riemannian Theory and the Analysis of Pop-Rock Music .” Music Theory Spectrum 26 / 2 : 177 – 99 . Capuzzo Guy . 2006 . “ Pat Martino’s The Nature of the Guitar: An Intersection of Jazz Theory...
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Journal of Music Theory (2004) 48 (2): 219–294.
Published: 01 October 2004
... for Research on Concepts and Cognition. Lerdahl, Fred. 2001 . Tonal Pitch Space . New York: Oxford University Press. Levine, Mark. 1989 . The Jazz Piano Book . Petaluma: Sher Music. Lewin, David. 1996 . “Cohn Functions.” Journal of Music Theory 40 : 181 -216. Lockspeiser, Edward. 1962...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (1): 236–249.
Published: 01 April 2000
... different from the jobbing cocktail or jazz pianist’s, and a gift from Schenker. As already indicated, there is little to complain about in the book’s presentation, and although errors can inevitably be spotted here and there (“Rodgers and Hammerstein” for “Rodgers and Hart” on p. 197 is an un...
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Journal of Music Theory (2001) 45 (2): 435–456.
Published: 01 October 2001
...—are designed for strings alone. Leather, as the third of the primary material categories, is supple- mented first of all by instruments of non-European origin. Congos and bongos stem from South-American popular music, while tom-toms reached Poland along with jazz, about which the young Penderecki...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (2): 495–498.
Published: 01 October 2000
... of “popular” music in musicology or music- theory publications was generally limited to (traditional) folk ballads and jazz; rock music was relegated to a token reference to The Beatles, usu- ally invoking Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967). Much of the reluctance to embrace rock as a repertoire...
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Journal of Music Theory (2010) 54 (1): 5–23.
Published: 01 April 2010
... will be published in 2010 by Oxford University Press, and he has just finished an album of pieces combining classical, jazz, and rock ideas. Dmitri Tymoczko 2010 Works Cited Ashbery John . 1989 . `` The Invisible Avant Garde .'' In Reported Sightings , ed. Bergman David , 389 – 95...