25% developed

Music Theory

From Wikibooks, open books for an open world
(Redirected from Music)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This book discusses tonal music theory, specifically of the common practice period onwards, including jazz, blues, rock, and other modern styles. It focuses mostly on Western (i.e., Western European, Euro-American, and Afro-American) styles, however, all styles of music are discussed.


Common Practice Styles


Modal Harmony

Tones, overtones, and harmonics

Beyond the Basics

Modern Styles

Styles in the Western Classical Tradition

Traditional and Folk styles


Further reading