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Music and aesthetics

Mina P. Coleman

Music and aesthetics

by Mina P. Coleman

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Published by W. C. Brown Book Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music appreciation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 105-106.

    Statement[by] Mina P. Coleman. Cover design and pen and ink drawings by D. M. Paterson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT6 .C73 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 110 p.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5531945M
    LC Control Number67007668

      The book looks at: The experience of listening Rhythm and musical movement What modernism has meant for musical aesthetics The relation of music to other 'sound arts' Improvisation and composition as well as more traditional issues in musical aesthetics such as absolute versus programme music and the question of musical formalism/5(19).   Aesthetics posts are actually a really great way to convince me to read a book (I saw one for Everything Leads To You and instantly bought myself a copy) because sometimes I need that abstract picture representation of what the book is about or the characters who feature in it to spark my imagination and convince me to get reading.

    "Kwaito’s Promise is an invaluable resource for scholars interested in contemporary South Africa, African music and popular culture more broadly, and the relationship between aesthetics and politics. He uses lyrical and musical analysis sparingly and compellingly to forward his central arguments.   The Aesthetics of Music, then, is a book possessing many virtues. If it nevertheless fails to fulfill its main ambition of being comprehensive, that is because of the fundamental inadequacy of the theory of aesthetic intent that Scruton sets forth.

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Carol Vernallis not only has an intimate knowledge of the repertory, but also brings together perspectives that have in the past been pursued in isolation: the musical and the cinematic, the technical and the by:   A basic knowledge of philosophy and of music is required, though not to such an An academic survey of the philosophy of the aesthetics of music must cast its net quite wide.

To try to understand the effects that music has on us, and Music and aesthetics book we distinguish music which has aesthetic effects from sound which does not.4/5. history of music aesthetics Download history of music aesthetics or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get history of music aesthetics book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Aesthetics of music (/ ɛ s ˈ θ ɛ t ɪ k s, iː s- æ s-/) is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of art, beauty and taste in music, and with the creation or appreciation of beauty in music.

In the pre-modern tradition, the aesthetics of music or musical aesthetics explored the mathematical and cosmological dimensions of rhythmic and harmonic organization.

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Attempts to give a complete account of music: its nature, meaning, and value. The book begins from an examination of sound, distinguishes sound from tone, and identifies tones as intentional (but not material) objects. Musical understanding is based in a form of imaginative perception, in which metaphors of space, weight, effort, and movement play an organising role.

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This book encourages a debate over musical modernity; a debate considering the question whether an examination of the history of European art music may enrich our picture of modernity and whether our understanding of music's development may be transformed by insights into the nature of modernity provided by other historical disciplines.

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It draws on the rich heritage of the subject, while proposing distinctive new ways of thinking about music as an art form. The book looks at: The experience of listening Rhythm and musical movement. G.W.F. Hegel’s aesthetics, or philosophy of art, forms part of the extraordinarily rich German aesthetic tradition that stretches from J.J.

Winckelmann’s Thoughts on the Imitation of the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks () and G.E. Lessing’s Laocoon () through Immanuel Kant’s Critique of the Power of Judgment () and Friedrich Schiller’s Letters on the Aesthetic.

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