Palisca, Claude V.

Music and ideas in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries / Music and ideas Claude V. Palisca. - Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2006. - x, 302 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. - Studies in the history of music theory and literature v. 1 .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-270) and index.

Musical change and intellectual history -- Universal harmony -- Sense over reason : the anti-theoretical tradition -- The poetics of musical composition -- Humanist revival of the modes and genera -- Humanist reaction to polyphony -- Theories of monody and dramaitc music -- Music and scientific discovery -- Ancient and modern : styles and genres -- Theories of the affections and imitation -- Music and rhetoric.

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Music theory--History--16th century
Music theory--History--17th century

ML174 / .P35 2006

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