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  • Letters
  • Jeffrey Kresky

Sir:

Readers of Scott J. Ordway’s essay on musical aspects of “Sirens”—vol. 45 (Fall 2007), 85–96—may be interested in an essay I wrote called “‘Urban Legends’ for Music Theorists” that appeared in a music-theory journal—Music Theory Spectrum, vol. 25 (Spring 2003), 121–25. Referring to the claim that the episode is a fugue as “the parent of all urban legends for music theorists,” I study the matter from a musician’s point of view. [End Page 627]

Jeffrey Kresky
William Paterson University
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Additional Information

ISSN
1938-6036
Print ISSN
0021-4183
Pages
p. 627
Launched on MUSE
2009-08-05
Open Access
No
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