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Theoretical Foundations

Fred Lerdahl

in Tonal Pitch Space

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195178296
eISBN:
9780199870370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178296.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter summarizes the goals, idealizations, and rule system of the predecessor volume, A Generative Theory of Tonal Music, whose overall goal is to model and explain the musical intuitions of ... More


Metre is music: a reply to Fabb and Halle

Bert Vaux and Neil Myler

in Language and Music as Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199553426
eISBN:
9780191731020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553426.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter makes additional comments on the discussion in Chapter 2. The theory of metrification presented by Fabb and Halle (F&H) seems to be flawed in a number of respects. At the root of the ... More


Prosodic structure

Daniel Büring

in Intonation and Meaning

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199226269
eISBN:
9780191826603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226269.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Phonetics / Phonology

Prosodic structure features prominently in work on metrical stress, in intonational phonology and prosodic phonology (where it provides the domain for segmental and supra-segmental processes), but ... More


Metrical Structure

Tim Maudlin

in New Foundations for Physical Geometry: The Theory of Linear Structures

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198701309
eISBN:
9780191771613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701309.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

A Linear Structure can be enhanced with an affine (straight line) substructure, which in turn can be invested with a metric. This chapter discusses how to define metrical structure, using the notion ... More


Intonation in Six Dialects of Bininj Gun-wok

Judith Bishop and Janet Fletcher

in Prosodic Typology: The Phonology of Intonation and Phrasing

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199249633
eISBN:
9780191719349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249633.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

It is particularly significant to examine the intonational systems of typologically diverse languages in light of renewed interest in ‘intonational universals’. As yet, only a handful of indigenous ... More


Contemporary Views on Architecture and Representations in Phonology

Eric Raimy and Charles E. Cairns (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182706
eISBN:
9780262255325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182706.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

The essays in this volume address foundational questions in phonology that cut across different schools of thought within the discipline. The theme of modularity runs through them all, however, and ... More


Stress Assignment in Tiberian Hebrew

B. Elan Dresher

in Contemporary Views on Architecture and Representations in Phonology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182706
eISBN:
9780262255325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182706.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

In terms of metrical structure, Tiberian Hebrew has long been problematic due to its apparent lack of metrical coherence. The simplified bracketed grid theory offers a more elegant alternative to ... More


Michael Drayton and Proportional Form: Idea and Other Poems

Tom W. N. Parker

in Proportional Form in the Sonnets of the Sidney Circle: Loving in Truth

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198184430
eISBN:
9780191674259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198184430.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter discusses Michael Drayton who made explicit references to numerological symbols and proportionally governed poetic form. An admirer of Philip Sidney, Drayton from the span of his career ... More


Architecture and Representations in Phonology

Charles E. Cairns and Eric Raimy

in Contemporary Views on Architecture and Representations in Phonology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182706
eISBN:
9780262255325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182706.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book explores foundational questions in phonology, such as the sorts of phenomena that comprise the explananda of the field, how phonological objects should be represented, or the optimal ... More


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