So Near, Yet So Far Away

In tonal harmony, there is a concept of distance between keys.  Sometimes we talk about two keys being very closely related to each other.  At different times we describe two key centers as being very distant from one another.  This is a struggle for language to try to describe the feeling that our ears get... Continue Reading →

Another Sonata Form

This months installment of the Good Music Speaks Podcast deals with Another Sonata Form.  It is following up on the very first episode that was an Introduction to Sonata Form, and uses the Beethoven Pathetique Sonata as an example.  You can find it at the Good Music Speaks Podcast page, or at the link below... Continue Reading →

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