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By Raymond Monelle

The Musical subject discusses 3 tropes prominently featured in Western ecu song: the quest, the army, and the pastoral. Raymond Monelle offers an in-depth cultural and ancient learn of musical topics―short melodic figures, harmonic or rhythmic formulae wearing literal or lexical meaning―through attention in their beginning, thematization, manifestation, and which means. The Musical subject exhibits the connections of musical intending to literature, social heritage, and the high-quality arts.

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