this book is sort of stuffy in a sense, written back when the "correct" way to do things were not questioned, and presents an arbitrary view of how to apply some of the... Read morePublished 18 months ago by don edson
Decent photo copying.
I think it is missing a large fold-out chart/graph that was present in the copy I had back in the mid-60s.
I muscled through this artfully written yet difficult read, coming away with a better understanding and appreciation for the science underlying harmony and melody. Read morePublished 23 months ago by reviewer
One of the most thoughtful 20th century composers, Hindemith shares his musical insights in a thought-provoking manner. A nuts-and-bolts approach to composition.Published on December 17, 2012 by Roger Ruggeri
Very good theory, for serious composers. I have the second part too. It's not an easy book and you may find it boring (it's time consuming). Read morePublished on September 13, 2010 by Adrian