This is simply a classic, but i recommend using it in concordance with Knud Jeppesen's "Counterpoint". Read morePublished on March 24 2013 by A Musician in Training
For an older and ancient music text it is in easy to understand writing. One of my personal favorites.
Plus I heard Mozart and Bach studied from the same book. Read more
I bought this book, then assigned it to a bunch of other books to read, then roasted them, brewed coffee from them, and consumed them, and peed their contents into Tilton Library... Read morePublished on April 22 2004 by Charles Graef
The book has a nice pace. It is not a fat book. Content is presented succinctly. The platonic-type dialog is as charming as it is civilized and effective. Read morePublished on Jan. 12 2004 by J. Mercik
I recently started studying composition, and this book has been immensely helpful! My composition teacher uses the same method of graduated study of starting with one note against... Read morePublished on Aug. 9 2003
the student mastering counterpoint cannot go through without 'The study of Counterpoint' by Joseph Fux
This is a really fun book. It teaches counterpoint, yet I could read it for leisure reading. It is written as a conversation between an instructor and a student, and there are... Read morePublished on March 6 2002 by Luke Palmer