NO ONE as far as I know has ever actually dealt with tone in writing, other than perhaps a few sentences in the front of some method book! I was smiling all the way through it because you were able to communicate to the reader in a very effective manner about something that is in many ways so abstract! I especially enjoyed your charts! They were so well thought out, and communicated in very tangible, clear and concise ways, visually, what you were talking about!
I thoroughly enjoyed reading "Thinking Tone" as its eloquent prose challenges readers to think about tone and tone production in new ways. The illustrations of the tonal center and its evolution really hit the mark and are the perfect diagrams to show how the process of attaining perfect tone is never-ending. I will definitely recommend this book to my students as a supplement to their studies. This book will not only help them think about tone differently, it will open up ne