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 . Counterpoint The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century. By Knud Jeppesen, foreword by Alfred Mann Book Item: X. $ Add to Cart. Counterpoint has 52 ratings and 5 reviews. Clayton said: Nice account of Renaissance counterpoint, but also the version I read is a prime by. Knud Jeppesen.
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He begins by exploring the beginnings of contrapuntal theory from the ninth to the fourteenth centuries. For this edition, the distinguished scholar Alfred Mann has contributed a new foreword to Jeppesen’s classic study.
Jeppesem book is knue yet featured on Listopia. Tonal Coherence in Music. Following his retirement inJeppesen resided in Italy, enabling him to make several discoveries in Italian libraries culminating in his magnum opus, La frottola —70a detailed study and bibliography of frottolethe leading genre of Italian popular, secular songs in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth century.
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Biography portal Classical music portal. The second part of the book contains an extended treatment of “species” counterpoint in two, three, and four parts, as well as counterpoint in counter;oint than four parts, and specific discussions of the canon, the motet, and the Mass.
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Nov 12, Clayton rated it liked it. Completing primary education inhe first worked in Elbing and Liegnitz Eastern Germany as an opera coach and conductor. Want to Read saving…. Jan 29, rae rated it really liked it.
In Part One, Knud Jeppesen —the world-renowned musicologist and leading authority on Palestrina, offers a superb outline jepepsen of contrapuntal theory.
Anthony Hendrickson rated it it was amazing Jun 19, Edited for Solo Keyboard by Carl Czerny. Unlike many other texts, it maintains a careful balance between theoretical and practical problems, between historical and systematic methodology. Jeppesen’s early efforts at composition were poorly received and he turned away from composition inonly to resume after a fifteen-year hiatus.
The result is an exceptionally useful resource, ideal for classroom use in teaching modal counterpoint. Guide to the Practical Study of Harmony. He found employment in Berlin inbut returned to Denmark because of the outbreak of war.
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Lists with This Book. The section ends with illuminating coverage of notation, the ecclesiastical modes, melody, and harmony. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Suzzanne Bloom rated it liked it Feb 07, Coknterpoint rated it liked it Nov 17, For this edition, the distinguished scholar Alfred Mann has contributed a new foreword to Jeppesen’s classic study.
Counterpoint: The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century
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To view it, click here. Miye McCullough rated it really liked it Feb 12, He was also a member from of the Italian Accademia dei Lincei. Retrieved 31 July Dover Publications- Music – pages.