Reconstructing historical conceptions of harmonic distance, Audacious Euphony advances a geometric model appropriate to understanding triadic progressions characteristic of 19th-century music. Author Rick Cohn uncovers the source of the indeterminacy and uncanniness of romantic music, as he focuses on the slippage between chromatic and diatonic progressions and the systematic principles under which each operate.Chromatic Harmony and the Triada#39;s Second Nature Richard Cohn ... Code. Switching. and. Double. Determination. The recent evidence from linguistics provides ample motivation for ... that natural languages are rigidly discrete, autonomous systems, compartmentalized and segregated in the minds of speakers and hearers.
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