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Code & cypher the secret language of music

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Alternate title:Secret language of music
Code and cypher
Summary:Schumann, Brahms, Elgar and many other composers used the tonal equivalent of letters as the framework of their themes and harmonies. Eric Sams offers a string quartet on the notes BEER and CABBAGE to clarify the point.
Contributor:Target, Simon
Provider:Central Productions
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:Europe
Place of origin – Country:United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Place of origin – Region:England
Topical subjects:Musical analysis
Composition (Music)
Music theory
Credits:Presenter, Eric Sams. Cameras, Gerry Pinches, Kevin Latimer, Molly Dineen ; editor, Michael Mulliner.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Collection:Films@UM
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