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Journal of Music Theory (2008) 52 (1): 13-40.
Published: 01 April 2008
... considered rather routine. Through scrutiny of modal references and explanatory rhetoric within the treatise, this study corrects some modern readings of Hucbald's teaching on mode and offers a new assessment of the relationship between modal lore and venerable Boethian theory in Hucbald's theoretical...
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Journal of Music Theory (2019) 63 (1): 1-34.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., modality, chord succession, and harmonic function. In demonstrating these concepts, four categories of tonicization are illustrated: primary diatonic , in which a tonicization employs only diatonic chords of the mode; primary chromatic , which occurs due to chromatic inflection or modal borrowing...
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Journal of Music Theory (2008) 52 (1): 123-149.
Published: 01 April 2008
... appeared first in the eleventh century. Detailed analysis and comparison of the music (and theory) of Hermannus Contractus (1013-1054) with Hildegard's demonstrates a shared emphasis on Hermannus's modal nodes of final, fifth, and octave. Further analyses of antiphons from the later Middle Ages for Saints...
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Journal of Music Theory (2015) 59 (2): 273-320.
Published: 01 October 2015
..., harmonic functions, or pitch centricity. The Dasian space is a closed, nonoctave repeating scalar cycle, where each element is identified by a unique coordination of pitch class and modal quality. The dual description of each element enables both the specification of location in a given cycle and the...
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Journal of Music Theory (2005) 49 (2): 333-357.
Published: 01 October 2005
.... 1985 . “Bitonality, Mode, and Interval in the Music of Karol Szymanowski.” Journal of Music Theory 29 : 61 –84. Miller, Ron. 1996 . Modal Jazz: Composition and Harmony . 2 vols. Rottenburg: Advance Music. Perle, George. 1995 . The Right Notes . Stuyvesant, NY: Pendragon. Porter...
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Journal of Music Theory (2008) 52 (1): 9-12.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Middle Ages to 1300, ed. Richard Crocker and David Hiley, 485–556. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1990. “ Modal Tenors and Tonal Orientation in Motets of Guillaume de Machaut.” In Studies in Medieval Music: Festschrift for Ernest Sanders...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (1): 253.
Published: 01 April 2000
... research includes analysis and performance of Japanese con- temporary flute music, as well as the modelling of modal processes in Bartók and in Balinese music. 253 ...
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Journal of Music Theory (2012) 56 (1): 53-86.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Klavierstücke with a few of Schubert’s other works, as a means of 7 For further discussion of Schubert’s use of modal mix- ture, see Tovey 1928 and Beach 1998. 58 JOURNAL of MUSIC THEORY suggesting that his use of mixture in the Klavierstücke appears to be reflective...
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Journal of Music Theory (2011) 55 (2): 271-281.
Published: 01 October 2011
... California Press . McClary Susan . 2004 . Modal Subjectivities: Self-Fashioning in the Italian Madrigal . Berkeley : University of California Press . Mengozzi Stefano . 2010 . The Renaissance Reform of Medieval Music Theory: Guido of Arezzo between Myth and History . Cambridge...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (2): 495-498.
Published: 01 October 2000
..., but in the end appears to be mere conjecture. Perhaps Graeme Boone’s analysis of modal ambiguity in the Grateful Dead’s “Dark Star” provides a summary for some of the problems en- countered in the weaker chapters. After providing a detailed study of shifting modality and motivic structure for a...
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Journal of Music Theory (2016) 60 (2): 281-294.
Published: 01 October 2016
... major topic in the “Form” chapter, where the author posits a “harmonic modal system” in which a progression’s modality is—ostensibly—“identified simply by the harmonic roots” (73). Right away there is a hitch: his system clearly does not work this way, as his very first example unintentionally...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (1): 85-118.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Symphony and Tapiola .” In The Sibelius Companion , ed. Goss Glenda Dawn , 147 – 66 . Westport, CT : Greenwood . Murtomäki Veijo . 2008 . “ Modal-Tonal Techniques in Sibelius’s opus 114 .” Musurgia 15 / 1–3 : 71 – 81 . Musurgia . 2008 . “ The International Sibelius Conference...
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Journal of Music Theory (2015) 59 (2): 235-271.
Published: 01 October 2015
... : Ashgate . Harley John . 2005 . William Byrd's Modal Practice . Burlington, VT : Ashgate . Harman Alec R. , ed. 1952 . A Plain and Easy Introduction to Practical Music. New ed. of A Plaine and Easie Introduction to Practicall Musicke , by Morley Thomas . London : Dent...
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Journal of Music Theory (2008) 52 (1): 3-8.
Published: 01 April 2008
... . Accessed February 26, 2009. Berger, Christian. 2003 . “Machaut's Balade Ploures dames (B32) in the Light of Real Modality.” In Machaut's Music: New Interpretations , ed. Elizabeth Eva Leach, 193 -204. Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Music, Tess Knighton and Andrew Wathey, ser. eds. Woodbridge...
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Journal of Music Theory (2008) 52 (1): 151-158.
Published: 01 April 2008
...-century witnesses of Aurelian of Réôme and Regino of Prüm. Missing from the topic entry “modes” (296) are many important contributors to early modal theory, including Boethius, Hucbald, and the authors of Alia Musica and the Enchiriadis...
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Journal of Music Theory (2011) 55 (1): 147-153.
Published: 01 April 2011
... . Kahan Sylvia . 2003 . Music's Modern Muse: A Life of Winnaretta Singer, Princesse de Polignac . Rochester : University of Rochester Press . Mawer Deborah . 1997 . Darius Milhaud: Modality and Structure in Music of the 1920s . Burlington, VT : Ashgate . Milhaud Darius . 1923...
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Journal of Music Theory (2015) 59 (1): 63-97.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Jay . 1956 . Sergei Rachmaninoff: A Lifetime in Music . New York : New York University Press . Burns Lori . 1995 . Bach’s Modal Chorales . Stuyvesant, NY : Pendragon . Burstein Poundie . 2006 . “ Schenker’s Concept of the Auxiliary Cadence .” In Essays from the Third...
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Journal of Music Theory (2006) 50 (1): 77-101.
Published: 01 April 2006
..., trans. Cornelius Cardew, 189 –204. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and World. Brinkman, Alexander. 1980 . “The Melodic Process in J. S. Bach's Orgelbüchlein.” Music Theory Spectrum 2 : 46 –73. Burns, Lori. 1995 . Bach's Modal Chorales . Harmonologia Series 9. Stuyvesant, NY: Pendragon...
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Journal of Music Theory (1999) 43 (1): 101-133.
Published: 01 April 1999
... single octave, “Tonraum,” the quintessential melodic space in the background, is effectively limited to an octave.3 In strict species coun- terpoint, the cantus firmus must begin and end on the tonic (or modal final), and cadences in two voices require arrival at an octave or unison via contrary...
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Journal of Music Theory (2019) 63 (1): 103-138.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Spectrum 21 , no. 2 : 174 – 99 . Taylor Benedict . 2010 . “ Modal Four-Note Pitch Collections in the Music of Dvořák’s American Period .” Music Theory Spectrum 32 , no. 1 : 44 – 59 . Taylor Benedict . 2011 . Mendelssohn, Time and Memory: The Romantic Conception of Cyclic...