The Forms Of Music by Donald Francis Tovey

By Donald Francis Tovey

Sir Donald Francis Tovey was once born in 1875, Donald Francis Tovey was once a British musicologist and composer. He took classical honors along with his B.A. at Oxford in 1898, and have become a pianist of the 1st rank, notwithstanding he by no means sought a virtuoso career.
This e-book includes the entire articles which Tovey wrote for the Encyclopaedia Britannica, as they now seem there, except for one on ‘Modern song’ and the biographies. The ebook was once organize from published slips, and therefore follows the textual content eventually licensed and corrected through the writer. The very lengthy musical examples are revealed in complete. In e-book shape, a couple of minor changes were beneficial, quite often within the excising of references, and the bringing of the ‘printer’s kind’ into line with that of Tovey’s different books. An occasional slip within the musical examples has been corrected.

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