Guidelines for style analysis / Jan LaRue ; edited by Marian Green LaRue

Author(s): LaRue, Jan, 1918-2004
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Subjects: Musical analysis
Style, Musical
Formats: Electronic Resource, Optical disc
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: Expanded 2nd ed
Published: Sterling Heights, Mich. : Harmonie Park Press, c2011
Series: Detroit monographs in musicology/Studies in music No. 57
Detroit monographs in musicology/Studies in music No. 57
LC Classification: M, MT
Physical Description: xxviii, 286 p. : ill., music ; 23 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Table of Contents: Editor's Preface To The Expanded Second Edition ix
Preface To The Second Edition xvii
Preface xxiii
1.. Fundamental Analytical Considerations 1
The Style-Analytical Approach
Large Dimensions
Middle Dimensions
Small Dimensions
The Four
Contributing Elements and the Fifth Combining Element (SHMRG)
Movement and Shape
The Style-Analytical Routine
2.. Sound 23
Texture and Fabric
Contributions of Sound to Movement
Contributions of Sound to Shape
Sound in Large Dimensions
Sound in Middle Dimensions
Sound in Small Dimensions
3.. Harmony 39
Dissonant Styles
Contributions of Harmony to Movement
Contributions of Harmony to Shape
Harmony in Large Dimensions
Harmony in Middle Dimensions
Harmony in Small Dimensions
4.. Melody 69
Melody in Large Dimensions
Melody in Middle Dimensions
Melody in Small Dimensions
5.. Rhythm 88
The Layers of Rhythm
The Component States of Rhythm
Rhythmic Typology
Rhythmic Contributions to Shape
Rhythm in Large Dimensions
Rhythm in Middle Dimensions
Rhythm in Small Dimensions
6.. The Growth Process 115
The Morphology of Growth
Style Stratification
Typology of Growth
Growth in Large Dimensions
Thematic Relationship
Growth in Middle Dimensions
Growth in Small Dimensions
The Influence of Texts
7.. Symbols For Analysis And Stereotypes Of Shape 153
Stereotypes of Shape
Variation Form
Mixtures of Variation and Recurrence
Two-Part Form (Binary Form; Dance Form)
Three-Part Form (ABA Form; Da Capo Form)
Rondo Form (Ritornello Form; Formes fixes)
Sonata Form
Sonata-Rondo Form
Concerto-Sonata Form
8.. Evaluation 194
Historical Considerations
Objective Values --- Control of SHMRG
Objective Evaluations
(1).. Unity
(2).. Variety and Complexity
(3).. Balance
Subjective Evaluation
9.. Style Analysis In Full Action 224
Confusion of Dimensions
Significant and Accessory Observations
Writing About Music 247
Endnotes 261
Index 282
Added Titles: LaRue, Jan, 1918-2004 Models for style analysis
Alternate Titles: Jan LaRue Guidelines for style analysis
Models for style analysis
Additional Authors: LaRue, Marian Green
Notes: LCCN: 2011004508
ISBN: 0899901565 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780899901565 (alk. paper)
"With Models for style analysis, a companion text."
CD-ROM's title: Models for style analysis
Includes bibliographical references and index
Compact disc accompanying this book is shelved in the Music Desk Cabinet
OCLC Number: 701330636
ISBN/ISSN: 0899901565