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Benward, Bruce

Overview
Works: 147 works in 481 publications in 3 languages and 5,381 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Methods (Music)  Scores  Textbooks  Studies (Music)  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: MT35, 781
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bruce Benward
Sightsinging complete by Bruce Benward( )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ear training : a technique for listening by Bruce Benward( Book )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...Designed to accompany most undergraduate music theory courses...[Includes] melodic study, identification of a single interval to the comprehension of melodic organization in two-part and three-part forms of moderate length; harmonic study, identification of a simple triad to the recognition of nondominant 7th chords, modulations, secondary dominants, and augmented 6th chords; rhythmic study, simple rhythmic units containing whole-beat and half-beat values to the perception of complicated patterns with subtriplets, syncopations, and changing meters; transcription study, simple diatonic melodies to elaborate multi voice chromatic textures. Students transcribe the sixteen classical music examples in standard notation and produce lead sheets for thirty-two commercial music examples..."--preface
Practical beginning theory by Bruce Benward( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workbook in ear training by Bruce Benward( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This best-selling text gives music majors and minors a solid foundation in the theory of music. Music in Theory and Practice strengthens their musical intuition, builds technical skills, and helps them gain interpretive insights. The goal of this text is to instruct readers on the practical application of knowledge. The analytical techniques presented are carefully designed to be clear, uncomplicated, and readily applicable to any repertoire. The two-volume format ensures exhaustive coverage and maximum support for students and faculty alike. Volume I covers topics from basic elements through diatonic harmony, while Volume II covers chromatic harmony along with elements of styles and forms from Gregorian chants through the present day. The supplemental instructor's materials provide clear-cut solutions to assignment materials. Music in Theory and Practice is a well-rounded textbook that integrates the various components of musical structure and makes them accessible to students at the undergraduate level"--
Teacher's dictation manual in ear training by Bruce Benward( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workbook in advanced ear training and sight singing by Bruce Benward( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sightsinging complete by Bruce Benward( Book )

24 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz improvisation : in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text gives music majors and minors a solid foundation in the theory of music. It strengthens their musical intuition, builds technical skills, and helps them gain interpretive insights. The goal of the text is to instruct readers on the practical application of knowledge. The analytical techniques presented are carefully designed to be clear, uncomplicated, and readily applicable to any repertoire. The two-volume format ensures exhaustive coverage and maximum support for students and faculty alike. Volume I serves as a general introduction to music theory while volume II offers a survey of the theoretical underpinnings of musical styles and forms from Gregorian Chant through the present day. The supplemental instructor's materials provide clear-cut solutions to assignment materials. Music in Theory and Practice is a well-rounded textbook that integrates the various components of musical structure and makes them accessible to students at the undergraduate level [Publisher description]
The harmonic dimension by Gary C White( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... intended for use in colleges and universities with separate courses in harmony and analysis ... represents a compilation of the materials on harmony and voice-leading from the two volumes of Benward/White's Music in theory and practice ... represents a complete package for the first years of study. The early chapters address the beginning student's need for a thorough grounding in the fundamentals before the study of harmony can begin. There are numerous assignments to aid the student in learning the course materials, with opportunities for creative work suggested in many of them ... [there] is an emphasis on part writing, figured bass, melody harmonization, and analysis ... Nearly every chapter contains a short historical overview that deals with the topic under discussion as it applies to each historical period ... a suggested strategy for reviewing and learning the material ... concludes with a sample chapter test ..."--To the instructor
Workbook to accompany Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced sightsinging and ear training : strategies and applications by Bruce Benward( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher's dictation manual in advanced ear training and sight singing by Bruce Benward( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to sightsinging and ear training by Bruce Benward( )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workbook in advanced ear training : teachers dictation manual by Bruce Benward( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic sightsinging and ear training : strategies & applications by Bruce Benward( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in theory and practice by Bruce Benward( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This best-selling text gives music majors and minors a solid foundation in the theory of music. Music in Theory and Practice strengthens their musical intuition, builds technical skills, and helps them gain interpretive insights. The goal of this text is to instruct readers on the practical application of knowledge. The analytical techniques presented are carefully designed to be clear, uncomplicated, and readily applicable to any repertoire. The two-volume format ensures exhaustive coverage and maximum support for students and faculty alike. Volume I covers topics from basic elements through diatonic harmony, while Volume II covers chromatic harmony along with elements of styles and forms from Gregorian chants through the present day. The supplemental instructor's materials provide clear-cut solutions to assignment materials. Music in Theory and Practice is a well-rounded textbook that integrates the various components of musical structure and makes them accessible to students at the undergraduate level"
 
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Alternative Names
밴워드, 브루스 1921-2007

벤워드, 브루스 1921-2007

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