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Simple Composition

By Charles Wuorinen

Simple Composition composition and 20th Century. Textbook (book, not sheet music). Musical examples and instructional text. 168 pages. Edition Peters #CMB11. Published by Edition Peters (PE.CMB011).

ISBN 0-938856-06-5. With musical examples and instructional text. Composition and 20th Century. 9x12 inches.

A guide for composers in search of practical advice and models of how one might work compositionally that makes extensive use of the twelve-tone system.

  • Part 1: The Basic Nature Of The 12-Tone System 
  • Part 2: The Surface Of Compositions 
  • Part 3: Structure 
  • Part 4: Form 
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  • March 20, 2012 A very good book

    For me one of the best books written for musicians. With exercises that can help me to understand it much more better.

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