Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: harmonic progressions x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Sorcerer

Davis Quintet

in The Studio Recordings of the Miles Davis Quintet, 1965–68

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195393835
eISBN:
9780190268046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195393835.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter examines the musical composition of the album The Sorcerer by the Miles Davis Quintet. It considers the group's practice of placing complete or partial statements of the head's melody ... More


Harmonic Progressions

Nicholas Stoia

in Sweet Thing: The History and Musical Structure of a Shared American Vernacular Form

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190881979
eISBN:
9780190882006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190881979.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Chapter 4 explores the combination of the poetic forms and rhythmic types with the harmonic language of early blues, country, and gospel music. The main harmonic building blocks of these genres are ... More


E.S.P.

Davis Quintet

in The Studio Recordings of the Miles Davis Quintet, 1965–68

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195393835
eISBN:
9780190268046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195393835.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter outlines the studio recording of the album E.S.P., the first album where the members of the Davis quintet steered away from their hard bop roots. It first provides a brief overview of ... More


Pedagogy of Fundamentals and Diatonic Harmony

Jennifer Snodgrass

in Teaching Music Theory

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190879945
eISBN:
9780197510575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879945.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

The earliest levels of the undergraduate music theory core might be some of the more challenging courses to teach. Because students enter the undergraduate theory core with a variety of backgrounds, ... More


Musical Creativity, Mobile Technology, and Middle School

Rue Lee-Holmes

in Creative Music Making at Your Fingertips: A Mobile Technology Guide for Music Educators

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190078119
eISBN:
9780190078157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190078119.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, American

The chapter focuses on examining musical creativity in middle school general music by the use of digital technology, from the perspective of a middle school music teacher who is working with digital ... More


Music for Germany and Italy, 1706–10

Donald Burrows

in Handel

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199737369
eISBN:
9780190268152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199737369.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter looks into the earliest efforts of the musical composition of George Frideric Handel in order to determine his starting genre and style. It begins with an examination of Almira, which ... More


View: