By John D. White
White's method of present theoretical dogma isn't really uncritical. As Gerald Warfield (General Editor of the hot English translation of Schenker's Der Freie Satz) says in his Preface to White's new book,"...we start to glimpse a strong software which doesn't exist in any unmarried college of concept or musicology, yet which pulls upon any and all nethodologies as required by means of the analyst. The critiques during this publication are powerful. certainly, there's fabric which can disturb the dogmatic, but the author's intentions are transparent. White invitations you to take your cue for research from the compositions themselves instead of from dogma." Replete with musical examples, charts, and diagrams, the publication is greater than a treatise on research, it's a precious software for the complex pupil of song in addition to the musical scholar.
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