Between Modes and Keys


German Theory 1592-1802

Joel Lester


265 pp.

0 illustrations

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This study of music theory examines in detail the persistence of modal thinking in German-speaking areas which coexisted with major-minor principles and its impact on German music from the Baroque through the High Classical period.


Joel Lester:


Joel Lester is Professor of Music at City College in New York. His performance credits include a Carnegie Recital Hall program. He is the author of Harmony in Tonal Music.