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Happiness is-- a good transcription : reconsidering the Beatles sheet music publications / Jouni Koskimäki.

Title
Happiness is-- a good transcription : reconsidering the Beatles sheet music publications / Jouni Koskimäki.
Author
Koskimäki, Jouni.
Publication
Jyväskylä : University of Jyväskylä, 2006.

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Additional Authors
  • Heinonen, Yrjö.
  • Lennon, John, 1940-1980
  • McCartney, Paul
  • Northern Songs (Firm)
Description
1 v. (various pagings) : ill., music; 25 cm +
Series Statement
Jyväskylä studies in humanities, 1459-4323 ; 59
Uniform Title
Jyväskylä studies in humanities 59.
Alternative Title
  • Reconsidering the Beatles sheet music publications
  • Happiness is a good transcription
  • Cry baby cry.
  • Happiness is a warm gun.
  • Lucy in the sky with diamonds.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • masters theses.
  • theses.
  • doctoral dissertations.
  • dissertations.
  • Academic theses
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Thèses et écrits académiques.
Note
  • Accompanying compact disc includes excerpts from Cry baby cry, Happiness is a warm gun, and Lucy in the sky with diamons, by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, performed primarily by the Beatles.
  • Includes full scores to 3 Beatles songs.
Thesis (note)
  • Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Jyväskylä, 2006.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Language (note)
  • Essays in English, by Jouni Koskimäki unless otherwise noted.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
Introduction -- Production, distribution, and consumption of popular music -- Arrangement, sheet music, and transcription -- On making a good transcription of popular music -- The course of study -- Conclusion -- References -- Summary -- Variation as the key principle of arrangement in 'Cry baby cry' / Jouni Koskimäki & Yrjö Heinonen -- Variation as the key principle in the vocal parts of 'Cry baby cry' -- New section, new musical idea : variation as the key principle in the instrumental parts of 'Cry baby cry' -- Happiness is-- a good transcription : shortcomings in sheet music publications of 'Happiness is a warm gun' -- Imperfect harmony : problems in selected sheet music publications of 'Lucy in the sky with diamonds' -- Monopoly with real money : a critical review of the story of Northern Songs Ltd. -- Appendix 1. Cry baby cry : the full score / Lennon-McCartney -- Appendix 2. Happiness is a warm gun : the full score / Lennon-McCartney -- Appendix 3. Lucy in the sky with diamonds : the full score / Lennon-McCartney.
ISBN
  • 9513925153
  • 9789513925154
OCLC
753002505
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library