The Resource Genesis of a music : an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments, by Harry Partch

Genesis of a music : an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments, by Harry Partch

Label
Genesis of a music : an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments
Title
Genesis of a music
Title remainder
an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments
Statement of responsibility
by Harry Partch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1974
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Partch, Harry
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML1400
LC item number
.P3 1974
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vocal music
  • Musical intervals and scales
  • Musical instruments
  • Musical temperament
  • Musique vocale
  • Musique
  • Instruments de musique
  • Tempérament (Musique)
  • Musical instruments
  • Musical intervals and scales
  • Musical temperament
  • Vocal music
  • Musiktheorie
  • Musikinstrument
  • Stimmung <Musik>
Label
Genesis of a music : an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments, by Harry Partch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 495-499
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Corporeal versus abstract music : 1. From Emperor Chun to the vacant lot -- 2. American musical tendencies
  • II. An introduction to intonation : 3. Definitions pertaining to intonation -- 4. The language of ratios -- 5. Basic monophonic concepts -- 6. Instruments for demonstration
  • III. The resources of monophony : 7. Analysis of the 5 limit -- 8. Application of the 11 limit -- 9. The one-footed bride -- 10. The twenty-eight tonalities -- 11. The question of resolution -- 12. String and voice instruments and their notations -- 13. Percussion instruments and their notations -- 14. The backgrounds of six major works
  • IV. Intonations: historic, implied, proposed : 15. A thumbnail sketch of the history of intonation -- 16. Pythagoreanism -- 17. Equal temperaments -- 1. Just intonations
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2d ed., enl.
Extent
xxv, 517 pages
Isbn
9780306715976
Lccn
76087373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00624666
  • (OCoLC)ocm00624666
Label
Genesis of a music : an account of a creative work, its roots and its fulfillments, by Harry Partch
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 495-499
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Corporeal versus abstract music : 1. From Emperor Chun to the vacant lot -- 2. American musical tendencies
  • II. An introduction to intonation : 3. Definitions pertaining to intonation -- 4. The language of ratios -- 5. Basic monophonic concepts -- 6. Instruments for demonstration
  • III. The resources of monophony : 7. Analysis of the 5 limit -- 8. Application of the 11 limit -- 9. The one-footed bride -- 10. The twenty-eight tonalities -- 11. The question of resolution -- 12. String and voice instruments and their notations -- 13. Percussion instruments and their notations -- 14. The backgrounds of six major works
  • IV. Intonations: historic, implied, proposed : 15. A thumbnail sketch of the history of intonation -- 16. Pythagoreanism -- 17. Equal temperaments -- 1. Just intonations
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2d ed., enl.
Extent
xxv, 517 pages
Isbn
9780306715976
Lccn
76087373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00624666
  • (OCoLC)ocm00624666

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