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Published: 26 September 2017

272 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190653637

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Foundations of Musical Grammar

Lawrence M. Zbikowski

Oxford Studies in Music Theory

  • First published attempt to present a cognitive grammar of music
  • Offers sustained engagements with the music and the emotions as well as music and gesture
  • The first book to draw on research in cognitive science in relation to music
  • Explains how music and dance together construct social interactions

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