Anthology for Musical Analysis: The Common-Practice Period

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Authors : Charles Burkhart; William Rothstein


464 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©2015 , Published


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This landmark collection of 141 musical compositions and movements from the common-practice period offers first- and second-year music theory classes a wealth of illustrations of chords, voice-leading techniques, and forms. Because the book takes no theoretical position, it is adaptable to any theor... more


ANTHOLOGY FOR MUSICAL ANALYSIS: THE COMMON-PRACTICE PERIOD, First Edition, is a new derivative of the best-selling ANTHOLOGY FOR MUSICAL ANALYSIS, 7th Edition. This new book features some of the most discussed repertoire of the common period, including pieces by J. S. Bach, Johannes Brahms, Giacomo ... more

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A core selection of canon pieces.

Includes Bach’s Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D minor for Violin Solo.