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Debussy in proportion

Roy Howat

Debussy in proportion

a musical analysis

by Roy Howat

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoy Howat.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT92.D3 H7 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 239 p. :
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3781496M
    ISBN 100521232821
    LC Control Number81021580


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Throught detailed analyses of the piano pieces Reflets dans l'eau and L'isle joyeuse and the symphonic poem La mer, Dr Howat shows how the pieces are built precisely and intricately around the two ratios of Golden Section and bisection so that the music is organised.

The Paperback of the Debussy in Proportion: A Musical Analysis by Roy Howat at Barnes & Noble. and the premise of the book seems inescapable.' Tempo 'To my mind, Roy Howat's book represents the most important advance in unravelling the mysteries of Debussy's music that there has ever been, and I confidently predict that its ramifications Author: Roy Howat.

An analysis that accounts precisely for the nature of Debussy's musical forms and how forms of different works are related. Geometric systems found here throw new light on Debussy's intense interest in the other arts and provide links with artists he admired in other fields.

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People. Claude Debussy () 6 editions First. 'Roy Howat, in Debussy in Proportion, brilliantly dragoons every analytical and historical method at his command in his assault on the elusive question of Debussy's musical structures.

Images (usually pronounced in French) are six compositions (two series, books or sets, each consisting of three pieces) for solo piano by Claude dixsept.club are distinct from Debussy's Images pour dixsept.club pieces in the first series were written between and and the pieces in the second series were written in The total run time is approximately 30 minutes.

Abstract Roy Howat’s Debussy in Proportion: A MusicaI Analysis is written with rigour, precision and lucidity. From the outset he states the primary purpose for writing the book to be ‘the discovery that much of Debussy’s music contains intricate proportional systems which can account both for the precise nature of the music’s unorthodox forms and for the difficulty in defining them in Author: Phillip K.

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Jan 25,  · Buy Debussy in Proportion: A Musical Analysis New Ed by Roy Howat (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). May 31,  · Debussy died from cancer at his home in Paris at the age of 55 after a composing career of a little more than 30 years.

Claude Debussy Tracklist OBRAS PARA PIANO 1. Arabesque Nº1 2. Arabesque Nº2 3. Apr 15,  · The Best of Achille-Claude Debussy (22 August -- 25 March ) Pianist: Pascal Rogé Along with Maurice Ravel, Debussy was one of the. Roy Howat’s Debussy in Proportion: A MusicaI Analysis is written with rigour, precision and lucidity.

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Responsibility Roy Howat. Imprint Nielsen Book Data) Summary This is the first paperback edition of Roy Howat's stimulating and provocative study of Debussy's unorthodox use of musical form. Throught detailed analyses of the piano pieces Reflets dans l'eau and L'isle joyeuse and the symphonic poem.

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A revealing insight into the life and works of Claude Debussy (), whose music formed a link between the Romantic and Modern eras/5(8).

Debussy, Pentatonicism, and the Tonal Tradition jeremy day-o’connell This article presents a historical and analytical assessment of one of the important components of Debussy’s musical style: his pentatonic dixsept.club practice, while often radical, nevertheless also.

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Title: Marketing_Fragment 6 x T65 Author: Administrator. Debussy’s use of the Golden Section in his book, “Debussy in Proportion.”8 Howat examines two piano pieces and a symphonic poem and explores how each piece is built around the ratio of the Golden Section.

Additionally, a chapter in the book is devoted to whether the composer arranged his pieces in this way consciously or not. More recently. Introduction to Debussy’s Pianistic Language- @Anthony Tobin Elements of Folk Music and the Dissolution of Traditional Tonality Back to Debussy Page.

Art music in the twentieth century encompasses a wide range of expression, forms, and media. scholarship carried through to its logical conclusion, Debussy in Proportion is outstanding.

Further discoveries and challenges (which Dr. Howat expects and broadmindedly welcomes) will undoubtedly be made, but the attribute of 'vague impressionism' that Debussy so detested need plague his music no longer. To my mind, Roy Howat's book.

Simon Trezise's study of Claude Debussy's orchestral work "La Mer" appeared in Like all entries in the Cambridge Music Handbooks series, it is a heady musicological analysis meant for those with at least some training in music theory/5.

Nov 16,  · The means to acquire that internal symmetry was, for Debussy, application of Euclid’s Elements, Book 5, Proposition No. 30, that is, how to cut a given finite line in extreme and mean ratio.

This is how the Divine Proportion is established, and its discovery, before Euclid first wrote it down (ca. BCE), is attributed to Pythagoras and his.

La Mer stands at the center of Debussy's achievement. Described by the composer as "a seascape without figures," it is arguably the greatest and most original French symphony.

In this study, La Mer is considered in the context of Debussy's personal and musical development. Detailed discussion of performance styles draw on current recordings, and two analytical chapters trace the growth of. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Claude Debussy from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

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Debussy in proportion. A musical analysis. Cambridge University Press, (paperback ). This book traces the sophisticated and intricate patterns of symmetry and Golden Section that underlie the forms of Debussy’s major works, including structures based on the associated Fibonacci and Lucas number sequences.

Nov 15,  · Simon Trezise, in his book Debussy: La Mer comments, "motifs are constantly propagated by derivation from earlier motifs" [15] Trezise writes that "for much of La Mer, Debussy spurns the more obvious devices associated with the sea, wind, and concomitant storm in favour of his own, highly individual vocabulary".

[16]. Almost all descriptions of Debussy as a pianist (see Debussy at the piano) stress his soft sound. Debussy is known to have said that pianists should imagine a piano without hammers, to achieve this sound. Léon Vallas, writes this in his book on Debussy: He was an original virtuoso, remarkable for the delicacy and mellowness of his touch.

in certain musical works by Debussy and in the proportions of violins created by Stradivarius. Keywords: Fibonacci sequence, Golden ratio, Musical composition.

AMS Classification: 11B39, 00A 1 Introduction It is well known that the Fibonacci sequence of. Oct 01,  · I. Claude Debussy's twenty-four Préludes are among the composer's last and best-known works for piano.

They were composed and published in two books of twelve; Book 1 was published in and Book 2 in These preludes are well known for the unique way in which they are titled. With the publication of Hartmann's memoir Claude Debussy as I Knew Him, along with the twenty-two known letters from Claude Debussy and the thirty-nine letters from Emma Debussy to Hartmann and his wife, the richness and importance of their relationship can be appreciated for the first time.

The memoir covers the years In a study, Mark DeVoto comments that Debussy's early works are harmonically no more adventurous than existing music by Fauré; in a book about the piano works, Margery Halford observes that Deux arabesques (–) and "Rêverie" () have "the fluidity and warmth of Debussy's later style" but are not harmonically innovative.

Debussy: Preludes, Book I & II Hiroko Sasaki – Pleyel Released by: Piano Classics. When pianist Hiroko Sasaki was looking for an instrument to record the Debussy Preludes on, she happened to spot a strange looking instrument, which turned out to be a Pleyel concert grand built inand she instantly fell in love with it.

The piano.The author, musicologist and pianist Roy Howatt has observed, in his book Debussy in Proportion, that the formal boundaries of La Mer correspond exactly to .Aug 01,  · Debussy's La Cathedrale Engloutie--from Preludes, Book 1, written in is typical of the kind of tone poem found in all his Preludes.

Debussy was inspired to write this piece by an ancient legend of the Cathedral of Ys, told by the people of the Brittany section of France.