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Journal of Music Theory (2003) 47 (2): 363–369.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Alexander Rehding REVIEW Musical Representations, Subjects, and Objects: The Construction of Musical Thought in Zarlino, Descartes, Rameau, and Weber Jairo Moreno Indiana University Press, 2004 xii+232 pp. REVIEWER...
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Journal of Music Theory (2006) 50 (1): 111–127.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Steven Rings David Lewin Generalized Musical Intervals and Transformations Oxford University Press, 2007: xxxi+258 pp. ($49.95 cloth); David Lewin Musical Form and Transformation: Four Analytic Essays Oxford University Press, 2007: xiv+168 pp. ($45.00 cloth); David Lewin Studies...
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Journal of Music Theory (2021) 65 (1): 139–169.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Kara Yoo Leaman Abstract The choreography of George Balanchine has long been described as “musical.” By applying music-analytic tools to patterns in dance, this essay analyzes relationships between dance and music in Balanchine's Concerto Barocco , set to J. S. Bach's Concerto for Two Violins (BWV...
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Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 3. Musical, choreomusical, and choreographic grouping dissonances (1 = eighth note). Figure 3. Musical, choreomusical, and choreographic grouping dissonances (1 = eighth note). More
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Example 8. Close mapping of musical contour to dance. Shown in Video 6 . BWV 1043, mvt. 1, mm. 22–25. Example 8. Close mapping of musical contour to dance. Shown in Video 6. BWV 1043, mvt. 1, mm. 22–25. More
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (1): 100–126.
Published: 01 April 2000
...Hugibert Ries MUSICAL LOGIC.1 A CONTRIBUTION TO THE THEORY OF MUSIC. by Hugibert Ries. [1] The fact that I have often perceived errors when listening to a piece of music, where harmony and counterpoint could show...
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Journal of Music Theory (2004) 48 (2): 325–336.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Danuta Mirka REVIEWS Justin London Hearing in Time: Psychological Aspects of Musical Meter Oxford University Press, 2004: x+195 pp. ($39.95 cloth) REVIEWED BY Danuta Mirka Some...
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Journal of Music Theory (2006) 50 (2): 181–210.
Published: 01 October 2006
... theoretical contexts. Ultimately, the dramatic and technical factors are intertwined. Context also plays an important role in arriving at a plausible interpretation: In these expositions, the first impression suggested by the local context often changes when the ensuing musical material, the global context...
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Journal of Music Theory (2007) 51 (2): 245–276.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis This article explores the functions of silence in common-practice music, with an emphasis on the characteristics of perceived silence as distinct from notated and acoustic silence. Context is shown to guide listening in complex ways that enable the same acoustic silence...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (2): 323–379.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Candace Brower A COGNITIVE THEORY OF MUSICAL MEANING Candace Brower 1. Introduction This article presents the outlines of a theory of musical meaning that draws upon two ideas that have recently emerged...
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Journal of Music Theory (2000) 44 (2): 495–498.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Kevin Holm-Hudson Understanding Rock: Essays in Musical Analysis Edited by John Covach and Graeme M. Boone New York: Oxford University Press, 1997 xiii, 219 pp. REVIEWER Kevin Holm-Hudson Rock...
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Journal of Music Theory (2009) 53 (2): 227–254.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Dmitri Tymoczko Taking David Lewin's work as a point of departure, this essay uses geometry to reexamine familiar music-theoretical assumptions about intervals and transformations. Section 1 introduces the problem of “transportability,” noting that it is sometimes impossible to say whether two...
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Journal of Music Theory (2011) 55 (2): 167–220.
Published: 01 October 2011
... and purposive form, eschewing “charms and emotions”; and on the other hand, Hegel’s focus on art’s spirituality, its “ideal content,” in characterizing the specifically musical, which for Hanslick embodies a “full share of ideality.” Clustered ideologically around Kant, Hegel, and Hanslick in closer or more...
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Journal of Music Theory (2010) 54 (1): 91–105.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Richard Beaudoin Examples of borrowing strategies in both musical and philosophical texts are outlined. Cavell's position on quotation as `being the other to one's self' is explored. Three cases of musical versus philosophical modes of borrowing are surveyed: Cavell borrowing Thoreau versus Ignaz...
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Journal of Music Theory (2013) 57 (2): 287–320.
Published: 01 October 2013
... as well as scholars make claims about hearing and learning, often unexamined, the author refers to distinctions and experimental work drawn from the cognitive sciences. Allan Keiler is professor of music at Brandeis University. His research areas include the history of theory and Franz Liszt. He...
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Journal of Music Theory (2013) 57 (2): 433–449.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Joseph Salem Joseph Salem is completing a Ph.D. on Pierre Boulez at Yale University. His research investigates the creative process through the analysis of musical manuscripts and contemporaneous writings, as well as the influence of musical form, media, and social function...
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Journal of Music Theory (2016) 60 (1): 23–50.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Rob Schultz The advent of the numerical representation of contour was a watershed in the development of musical contour theory. Both Michael L. Friedmann and Robert D. Morris pioneered the practice by mapping pitches in ascending registral order onto the subset of nonnegative integers from 0 to n...
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Journal of Music Theory (2016) 60 (2): 263–279.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Zachary Bernstein REVIEWS Jack Boss Schoenberg’s Twelve-Tone Music: Symmetry and the Musical Idea Cambridge University Press, 2014: xxviii + 437 pp. ($110.00 cloth) Zachary Bernstein Defying the laws of historical gravity...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (2): 205–248.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Carmel Raz Among the most exciting aspects of John Holden’s Essay towards a Rational System of Music (1770) is its explicit ambition to explain musical practice by means of a limited set of psychological first principles. Relying primarily on introspection, it nonetheless describes phenomena...
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Journal of Music Theory (2018) 62 (2): 369–370.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Charlotte M. Cross Works Cited Bernstein Zachary . 2016 . Review of Schoenberg’s Twelve-Tone Music: Symmetry and the Musical Idea, by Jack Boss . Journal of Music Theory 60 / 2 : 263 – 79 . Boss Jack . 2000–2001 . “ The ‘Musical Idea’ and Global Coherence...