The Music Theory of Concluding Pieces

9 thoughts
last posted April 2, 2021, 2:18 p.m.

7 earlier thoughts


Seven years ago I wrote above

Rather, it probably has everything to do with the other emotional content of the music, and whether that complements the story being concluded.

This no longer makes any sense to me. “other emotional content” — what is “other”? What is “emotional content” of music that is somehow separate from its specific musical devices?

1 later thought