Understanding Rock: Essays in Musical Analysis

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Contents
Contributors xvii
1 Progressive Rock, "Close to the Edge," and the Boundaries of Style
John Covach
3
2 After Sundown: The Beach Boys' Experimental Music
Daniel Harrison
33
3 Blues Transformations in the Music of Cream
Dave Headlam
59
4 "Joanie" Get Angry: k.d. lang's Feminist Revision
Lori Burns
93
5 Swallowed by a Song: Paul Simon's Crisis of Chromaticism
Walter Everett
113
6 "Little Wing": A Study in Musical Cognition
Matthew Brown
155
7 Tonal and Expressive Ambiguity in "Dark Star"
Graeme M. Boone
171
Index211

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