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The Language of the Modes: Studies in the History of Polyphonic Modality

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The Language of the Modes provides a study of modes in early music through eight essays, each dealing with a different aspects of modality. The volume codifies all known theoretical references to mode, all modally ordered musical sources, and all modally cyclic compositions. For many music students and listeners, the "language of the modes" is a deep mystery, accustomed as we are to centuries of modern harmony. Wiering demystifies the modal world, showing how composers and performers were able to use this structure to ...

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The Language of the Modes: Studies in the History of Polyphonic Modality
2015, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138870338

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The Language of the Modes: Studies in the History of Polyphonic Modality
2001, CRC Press Inc, Bosa Roca

ISBN-13: 9780815333425

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