An Introduction to Harmony (Shield, William)

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General Information

Work Title An Introduction to Harmony
Alternative. Title
Composer Shield, William
First Publication. 1800
Language English
Dedication To the Memory of the Right Honourable Lady Charlotte Bertie
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation see below

Misc. Comments

This work is primarily theoretical, though there are many short pieces for various instruments that are meant to display good and bad aspects of writing. There are also short exercises for individual instruments, e.g. violin, flute, oboe, viola, cello, piano, etc. that are meant to display aspects of playing from chord symbols, playing modulations, aspects of capriccio playing, etc. There are also some short examples of vocal quartet or string quartet writing as examples of voicing. These pieces have not been tagged individually, because in most cases they are too short to constitute a whole piece as such.