Title

Quantitative Measurement Of Information Content Via Recurring Associations In Three Movements Of "symphony No 2" By Roger Sessions

Date of Award

1981

Availability

Article

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Department

Music Theory and Composition

Abstract

The music of Roger Sessions has been variously described as cerebral, sophisticated, intellectual, titanic, and by a host of similar terms. It is especially hard to follow in its motivic intricacy lost in a maze of horizontal detail. Polyphony is carried out on a grand scale via extended and e

Keywords

Music

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