This extremely practical introduction to musical analysis explores the factors that give unity and coherence to musical masterpieces. Having first identified and explained the most important analytical methods, Nicholas Cook examines given compositions from the last two hundred years to show how different analytical procedures suit different types of music.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages, 182 music examples and diagrams
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 28/04/1994
- Category: Theory of music & musicology
- ISBN: 9780198165088