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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
Creator
Author
Subject
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
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Agawu, V. Kofi
Dewey number
781.6/8111
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3838
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
884012922
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
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
884012922
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
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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