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Distinctions of Rhythm and Meter in Three Influential American Studies

Christopher Hasty

in Meter as Rhythm: 20th Anniversary Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190886912
eISBN:
9780197506561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886912.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter looks at the three most widely read books from postwar American studies. A year after the publication of Friedrich Neumann's Die Zeitgestalt (1959), the appearance of Grosvenor Cooper ... More


Classicism of the Twenties?

Theodore Ziolkowski

in Classicism of the Twenties: Art, Music, and Literature

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226183985
eISBN:
9780226184036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226184036.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter summarizes the various conclusions suggested by the concrete examples analyzed in the preceding chapters. It suggests that the techniques employed there are essentially identical to what ... More


Does Nature Call the Tune?

Richard Taruskin

in The Danger of Music and Other Anti-Utopian Essays

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520249776
eISBN:
9780520942790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249776.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter presents an essay on Leonard B. Meyer, who in the 1960s challenged the academic serialists by stating that serial music was perceptually opaque even to its practitioners and which would ... More


A Corpus for Rap Music Analysis

Mitchell Ohriner

in Flow: The Rhythmic Voice in Rap Music

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190670412
eISBN:
9780190670443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190670412.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Popular

Over the course of his writing, Leonard B. Meyer distinguished between two kinds of music analysis: style analysis, which identifies the “rules of the game” operating in a collection of music, and ... More


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