The Topos of Music I: Theory: Geometric Logic Classification Harmony Counterpoint Motives Rhythm vol 2
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The Topos of Music I: Theory: Geometric Logic Classification Harmony Counterpoint Motives Rhythm vol 2
This is the first volume of the second edition of the now classic book "The Topos of Music”. The author explains the theory`s conceptual framework of denotators and forms, the classification of local and global musical objects, the mathematical models of harmony and counterpoint, and topologies for rhythm and motives.

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