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Classical polyphony.

Samuel Rubio

Classical polyphony.

Translated by Thomas Rive.

by Samuel Rubio

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Counterpoint,
  • Mensural notation.,
  • Musical notation,
  • Music -- Theory -- Medieval, 400-1500

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of La polifonía clásica. Bibliography: p. 163-170.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 178 p. facsims. ;
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18786029M

      Renaissance Sacred Polyphony (c. ) During the Renaissance period of music, roughly , polyphony was widely used. Early polyphony was based on a principal melody called cantus firmus, while in the 15th and 16th centuries, polyphony developed enormously and came to prevail in Western music. Classical instruments. In classical music, a definition of polyphony does not only mean just playing multiple notes at once but an ability to make audiences perceive multiple lines of independent melodies. Playing multiple notes as a whole, such a rhythm from a chord pattern is not polyphony but homophony.

    And we haven't even got to the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, neo-Classical, 20th-century, and modern polyphonists yet. And, trust me, there is some remarkable modern modern sacred polyphony in existence and still being composed. And they all sound different! Even an individual composer's different works sound different! All three of these pieces were written for New York Polyphony; Jackson’s jaunty, jazzy Ite missa est is an ingeniously written little gem, a program-ending highlight that shows off the composer’s affecting harmonic concept and inventive rhythmic textual treatment along with the singers’ most delicate ensemble virtuosity.

      "The possibilities for performing the sacred polyphony composed by musicians trained and working in Seville are thus more wide-ranging than has generally been accepted." Apr, #32 Musica Enchiriadis.   Books. Features. Features View all Features Composers. Works. Recordings. Articles The idioms of Italian polyphony lie outside the capabilities of these Westminster Cathedral Choir trebles. The boys struggle with intonation throughout.


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Classical Polyphony Book Description: The name of P. Samuel Rubio is known to students of Renaissance polyphony for his scholarly articles in learned periodicals, his editorship of different collections of sacred polyphony, and through his edition of the motets of Victory -- Tomás Luis de Victoria, Motetes, Vols.

Part II. Musical forms of Classical polyphony. The general theory of musical forms --The themes --Organization of the complete polyphonic fabric --The set musical forms of polyphony. Other Titles: Polifonȧ clásica. Responsibility: translated by Thomas Rive. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of La polifonía clásica.

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Or a melody with accompanying harmony notes, or chords. In most other styles, pop, rock, blues, country, the. Russian linguist and literary critic Mikhail Bakhtin used this word, literally meaning many voiced to describe literary writing that managed to liberate the voice of its characters from under the domination of the authorial or narratorial voice.

In Problems of Dostoevsky's Poetics (), Bakhtin refers to polyphony as a new kind of artistic thinking because what he has in mind goes against. In the Baroque, we find the harmonic pull harder to define due to the complexities of polyphony. Classical composers strove to create clarity and simplicity in their musical forms often through homophonic textures, that enabled the ear to more easily discriminate the underlying harmonic shapes.

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