The music, or melody of rhythmus of language

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Georg Olms Verlag, 1819 - Elocution - 250 pages
 

Contents

Music its Division into Sound and Measure or Melody
6
Modulation of Voice
7
Thesis and Arsis overlooked or misunderstood by Com
16
Scanning by the Rules of Prosody destructive of our finest
22
The Meagre Quantity allowed by Commentators Proso
23
Lengths of Poetic lines no necessary part of Rhythmus
28
Cadence what and how divided
29
Quality of Cadences those admissible those inadmissible
38
CHAP IV
154
Habakkuk Chap
159
CHAP V
163
The Ten Commandments
165
A Hymn
171
attempts to counteract the Thesis and Arsis or Pulsa
178
Outlines of Gesture
183
Zelica and Azims Death
189

Distinction between Prose and Verse
46
Measuring Prose and VerseChange of Time or Rhyth
48
Words marked with proper Accent Quantity and Emphasis
56
Definition of Music when applied to Song and to Speech
65
Reformation of Prosodians not the only object of this
72
Various passages selected as Exercises to be marked with
78
Exercises to be marked with Thesis and Arsis Pause
85
Exercises to be marked with Thesis and Arsis Bars or
98
The Organs collectively considered as a Musical Instru
128
Sacred Pieces in Prose and Verse
152
The Death of Selim
196
The Spirit of Music
203
Speech of Brutus against Csar
211
Hohenlinden
217
Adam and Eves Morning Hymn
223
Accentual Slides among the Greeks posterior to the days
228
Sense Taste and Genius distinguished
230
The Patriot Soldier
236
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