A General History of Music by Charles Burney PDF

By Charles Burney

ISBN-10: 0722250223

ISBN-13: 9780722250228

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By Charles Burney

ISBN-10: 0722250223

ISBN-13: 9780722250228

This can be a precise copy of a e-book released ahead of 1923. this isn't an OCR'd booklet with unusual characters, brought typographical blunders, and jumbled phrases. This e-book can have occasional imperfections comparable to lacking or blurred pages, terrible photos, errant marks, and so forth. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought through the scanning technique. We think this paintings is culturally very important, and regardless of the imperfections, have elected to deliver it again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the renovation of published works around the globe. We enjoy your knowing of the imperfections within the renovation technique, and desire you get pleasure from this helpful publication.

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It is however, very remote from as it wants expression, and a more perfect intonation. t With respect to excellence of Style power of a perfection, and Composition, it may perhaps be said that to practised ears the most pleasing Music is such as has the merit of novelty, added to refinement, and ingenious contrivance ; and to the ignorant, such as is most familiar and common. Other terms used in Modern Music, as well as those peculiar to the Ancient, are generally defined, the first time they occur, in the course of the work.

If we had not the testimony of aH the Greek writers who have mentioned these characters, for their use and destination, it would be natural to suppose that the double row of different letters placed over each other, and above the words of a poem, were intended to express different parts, with respect to harmony treble notes are written over but Alypius, who is first treble over the second in his instructions concerning the use of these these modes, tells us, in express terms, that the modern music, the ; (h) of Bijra KOA oeta, B' : a\

Something of this dodging kind is to be found in the scale of Guide, divided into hexachords : tor, after ascending six notes regularly in the durum hexachord, it is necessary to descend a major third, if we would begin the natural hexachord ; and when the natural hexachord fe completed, if we would begin at the Molle, it can only be done by a leap of a third below. This will best appear by an example in notes : Durum Hexachord Ut ie mi ta sol Molle Hexachord Natural Hexachord la. Ut re mi fa sol la.

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