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Meyer, Leonard B.

Overview
Works: 78 works in 388 publications in 7 languages and 10,016 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Festschriften  Manuscripts  Conference papers and proceedings  Catalogs  History 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: ML3800, 780.1
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Emotion and meaning in music by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

105 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu cong xin li xue yu xin shang zhe de shen mei jing yan de jiao du tan tao le yin le de qing gan yu yi yi wen ti
Music, the arts, and ideas : patterns and predictions in twentieth-century culture by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

63 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meyer makes a valuable statement on aesthetics, criteria for assessing great works of music, compositional practices and theories of the present day, and predictions of the future of Western culture. His postlude, written for the book's twenty-fifth anniversary, looks back at his thoughts on the direction of music in 1967
The rhythmic structure of music by Grosvenor W Cooper( Book )

49 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the authors develop a theoretical framework based on a Gestalt approach, viewing rhythmic experience in terms of pattern perception or groupings. Musical examples of increasing complexity are used to provide training in the analysis, performance, and writing of rhythm
Explaining music : essays and explorations by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

24 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Style and music : theory, history, and ideology by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Meyer proposes a theory of style and style change that relates the choices made by composers to the constraints of psychology, cultural context, and musical traditions. He explores why, out of the abundance of compositional possibilities, composers choose to replicate some patterns and neglect others. Meyer devotes the latter part of his book to a sketch-history of nineteenth-century music. He shows explicitly how the beliefs and attitudes of Romanticism influenced the choices of composers from Beethoven to Mahler and into our own time. -- Site web de l'éditeur
The Concept of style by Berel Lang( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spheres of music : a gathering of essays by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorations in music, the arts, and ideas : essays in honor of Leonard B. Meyer( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arts today and tomorrow by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estructura rítmica de la música by Grosvenor W Cooper( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El estilo en la música : teoría musical, historia e ideología by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring music : essays and explorations by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reyem : a musical offering by three (flute, violin, piano) by Ralph Shapey( )

1 edition published in 1990 and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Iowa Philosophical Society by Iowa Philosophical Society( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature, nurture, and conventions : the cadential six-four progression by Leonard B Meyer( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emotion and meaning in music by Leonard B Meyer( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sul riascoltar musica by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploiting limits : creation, archetypes and style change by Leonard B Meyer( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of black America : essays in Negro life & history by Leo Tolstoy( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of musical instruments in slides by Leonard B Meyer( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Emotion and meaning in music
Alternative Names
Leonard B. Meyer Amerikaans componist (1918-2007)

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Music, the arts, and ideas : patterns and predictions in twentieth-century cultureThe rhythmic structure of musicStyle and music : theory, history, and ideologyThe spheres of music : a gathering of essaysExplorations in music, the arts, and ideas : essays in honor of Leonard B. Meyer