Precedents of Dodecaphony"
Soggeto Cavato ( Carved Melody )"
Josquin DesPresMissa Hercules Dux Ferrariae (c. 1480):!
H E R C U L E S!
(re) !(ut) !(re)!
D U X!
(re) !(fa) !(mi) !(re)!
French solfege sy
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)!
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia.!
Studied composition with Mighty Russian
Five composer Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov.!
Emigrated to Switzerland (1910) and
Composing a Melody!
Conjunct (e.g., scalar)"
Disjunct (e.g., chordal)"
New Harmonic Resources!
Paul Hindemith (1895-1962)!
Paul Hindemith: The Craft of Musical Composition (1937)!
Series IHierarchical relationship of scale degrees:!
Series IIHierarchical relationship of intervals (with inversions):!
A reaction to intellectual traditions that attempt to explain the world using
universal concepts such as Freudian models of the personality, Marxist theories of
economics, or the cause-and-effect explanations used
Second Viennese School!
Arnold Schnberg (1874-1951) "
L-R: Louis Savant (horn), Fritz Kreisler (violin), Arnold Schnberg (cello),
Eduard Gartner (violin), Karl Redlich (ageolet); c. 189
Principles of Acoustics!
Music, good or not good, has only
two ingredients that might be called Godgiven: the capacity of a body to vibrate
and produce sound and the mechanism of
the human ear that registers it. These two
ingredients can be studied and an
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Impulse: Inter(re)actions I: Mass
Impulses performance on May 7 of 2011 featured Patrick Peringers Inter(re)actions I:
Mass, along with one of the groups pieces, Idea X. The concert took place at the Trinity United
Methodist Church in Dent