COUNTERPOINT. The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century. Knud Jeppesen. Jeppesen. This clau intrusion titles i ilir poliiburi Yul style titted by. Knud Jeppesen was a Danish musicologist, composer, and writer on the history of music. His work Counterpoint: The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century has been a standard textbook since its appearance in German . Jeppesen, Knud – Counterpoint – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online.

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Counterpoint: Book: Knud Jeppesen

In Part One, Knud Jeppesen —the world-renowned musicologist and leading authority on Palestrina, offers couunterpoint superb outline history of contrapuntal theory. Paperbackpages.

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Get to Know Us. Jeppesen demonstrated early musical talent at age 10 when he was first encouraged by Hakon Andersen and Paul Hellmuthalthough he was largely self-taught.

I’d say this book is especially good for music composers and song writers yes pop ones too. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Jeppesen engaged in much primary research — locating early manuscript and print copies of old scores and preparing editions with annotations and commentary. Bistra rated it liked it Nov 17, The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century has been a standard textbook since its appearance in German and Englishand remains in print today the third and final edition remains untranslated.


Want to Read saving…. I’ll have another go when and if I do. That is rare for textbooks. He was also a member from of the Italian Accademia dei Lincei.

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Counterpoint: The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century by Knud Jeppesen

He begins by exploring the beginnings of contrapuntal theory from the ninth to the fourteenth centuries. Start with this, then go to Fux and studies of scores yes Counterpoint and Compositions is a good text when shown by a teacher how to employ the methods, otherwise it can be limiting in its impact upon learning.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Knud Counterpount 15 August in Copenhagen — 14 June in Risskov was a Danish musicologistcomposer coungerpoint, and writer on the history of music. Jeremy rated it really liked it Jan 11, For music counterpiont steeped deeply in Medieval and Renassaince music and some understanding of music theory, this would enhanace your appreciation of the craft and the music – and hey you may find yourself writing some great liturgical music for your choir in the end!


This is followed by separate discussions of each succeeding century, the heppesen of Palestrina and Bach, the “Palestrina Movement” after Fux, and more. Reprint of the Prentice-Hall, Inc. New Music of the Nordic Countries. Product Description Product Details This classic introductory text focuses on the polyphonic vocal style perfected by Palestrina.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Knud Ckunterpoint No preview available – Published March 27th by Dover Publications first published This is a classic.

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