The Principles and Practice of Modal Counterpoint, Paperback / softback Book

The Principles and Practice of Modal Counterpoint Paperback / softback



Covering modal music from Gregorian chant through the seventeenth-century, The Principles and Practice of Modal Counterpoint is a comprehensive textbook combining stylistic composition, theory and analysis, music history, and performance.

By supplementing a modified species approach with a wealth of complete musical examples and historical information, this textbook thoroughly joins principle with practice, providing a truly immersive experience in the study of modal counterpoint and familiarizing students with modal repertoire.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 328 pages, Follow design for 'Developing Musicianship through Aural Skills'; 462 Line drawings, blac
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Theory of music & musicology
  • ISBN: 9780415988650



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