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The Resource Playing with Signs : a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music

Playing with Signs : a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music

Label
Playing with Signs : a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music
Title
Playing with Signs
Title remainder
a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Of all the repertories of Western Art music, none is as explicitly listener-oriented as that of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Yet few attempts to analyze the so-called Classic Style have embraced the semiotic implications of this condition. Playing with Signs proposes a listener-oriented theory of Classic instrumental music that encompasses its two most fundamental communicative dimensions: expression and structure. Units of expression, defined in reference to topoi, are shown here to interact with, confront, and merge into units of structure, defined in terms of the r
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Agawu, V. Kofi
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Music
  • Musical analysis
  • Classicism in music
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Classicism in music
  • Music
  • Musical analysis
Label
Playing with Signs : a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1 Introduction
Control code
ocn884012922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400861835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738c54
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012922
Label
Playing with Signs : a Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; 1 Introduction
Control code
ocn884012922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400861835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738c54
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012922

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