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  Music theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Music theory is a field of study that describes the elements of music and includes the development and application of methods for analyzing and composing music, and the interrelationship between the notation of music and performance practice, theory.
Musicians study music theory in order to be able to understand the relationships that a composer or songwriter expects to be understood in the notation, and composers study music theory in order to be able to understand how to produce effects and to structure their own works.
Musical texture is the overall sound of a piece of music commonly described according to the number and relationship between parts or lines of music: monophony, heterophony, polyphony, homophony, or monody.
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 Music theory: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In music, a note is either a unit of fixed pitch that has been given a name, or the graphic representation of that pitch in a notation system, and sometimes its...
In music theory, an interval is the distance in pitch between two notes, the lower and higher members of the interval....
In music theory, the key identifies the tonic triad, the chord (music)chord, major or minor, which represents the final point of rest for a piece, or the focal...
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 Math and Music, Microtonal Music Theory, Just Intonation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Composers, theorists, and instrumentalists have completely ignored the fundamental relationship between math and music, and instead have focused on the rote learning of unchangable symbolic rules and musical scales.
New musical scales and tuning-systems based on the expanded resources of musical pioneers such as Partch, Fokker, and Wilson.
This Encyclopedia of Microtonal Music Theory is a group project and a work in progress.
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 Music theory - Music Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In standard notation, notes and rhythms are represented as symbols on the musical staff, along with directions indicating the key, tempo, dynamics, etc.
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