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Published: 31 January 2020

920 Pages | 290


ISBN: 9780190454746

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The Oxford Handbook of Critical Concepts in Music Theory

Edited by Alexander Rehding and Steven Rings

Oxford Handbooks

  • In-depth critical discussions of foundational terms of music theory
  • Includes both well-known and new concepts to add to the theorist's toolkit
  • Critical engagement includes non-standard repertories outside the western classical canon (e.g. popular musics, African musics)
  • Reflects increasing diversity of approaches in music theory
  • Great materials for discussions on contemporary state of music theory and future directions
  • A companion website provides supporting audiovisual examples
  • Written by some of the most important musical scholars of our time