Excerpt from Harmony Made Practical: A Comprehensive Treatise The theory of music is necessarily so abstruse, that teachers and writers cant succeed in awakening an interest in it, unless they discard many of the finical traditions which have served to veil, and t to reveal, natural forms; which have had a tendency to so exaggerate means as to make the end almost unattainable. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.