In ancient practice, Teoria denoted musical matters such as
proportion, tuning, tropes, affect, meaning,
and perhaps even musica speculativa

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“And if it were possible to watch composing in the same way that one can watch painting, if composers could have ateliers as did painters, then it would be clear how superfluous the music theorist is and how he is just as harmful as the art academies”
A. Schoenberg, Theory of Harmony