Preface. 1. Notation, Intervals, and Scales. 2. Melody and Tonality. 3. Melody and Form. 4. Chords. 5. Chord Progressions. 6. Chords in Four Voices. 7. Part Writing. 8. Introduction to Melody with Harmony. 9. Triads in First Inversion. 10. Triads in Second Inversion and Inversions of the V7. 11. Nonharmonic Tones: Analysis. 12. Nonharmonic Tones: Writing. 13. Nondominant Seventh Chords. 14. Harmonic Tension. 15. Texture and Two-Voice Homophony. 16. Two-Voice Polyphony. 17. Modulation. 18. Secondary Dominants. 19. Secondary Leading-Tone Chords. 20. Borrowed Chords. 21. Form: Higher Structural Levels. 22. Two-Part Forms. 23. Three- and Four-Part Forms. 24. Tension in Homophonic Music. Appendix A: Aspects of Acoustics. Appendix B: Guide to Analytical Symbols. Glossary. Index.Russell, Armand is the author of 'Shaping of Musical Elements' with ISBN 9780028720807 and ISBN 0028720806.