Editor: Frank Heidlberger, Professor of Music Theory at the University of North Texas Publisher: The University of North Texas Press

Theoria is a peer-reviewed journal on all aspects of history in music theory. This includes critical articles representing the current stage of research, and edi­tions of newly discovered or mostly unknown theore­tical texts with translation and commen­tary. Analytical articles on recent or unknown repertory and methods are also published, as well as review articles on recent secondary literature and textbooks.

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Jeffrey Levenberg: Petrus Mondoreus’ “Prismatic” Rediscovery of Ancient Chinese Cyclic Tunings

Gilad Rabinovitch: Daniel Jelensperger’s (1830) Views on Harmonic Impressions, Key Finding, and Statistical Learning

Amy Engelsdorfer: Johann Bernhard Logier and the Musikwissenschaft of Harmony in His System of the Science of Music and Practical Composition

Rodney Garrison: Schenker’s Elucidations on Unfolding Compound Voices from Der Tonwille 6 (1923) to Der freie Satz (1935)


Graham Phipps: Review of Arnold Schoenberg's Models for Beginners in Composition, ed. Gordon Root – Providing an Opportunity to examine Schoenberg's Teaching Method

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