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Musical thought

Carlos ChГЎvez

Musical thought

by Carlos ChГЎvez

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


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StatementCarlos Chávez.
SeriesCharles Eliot Norton Lectures -- 1958-1959
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Open LibraryOL18396707M

In Metaphor and Musical Thought, Spitzer begins to fill this gap in nuanced and interesting ways that may well guide future reflection. The result is not only a stimulating explication of the bases of meaning formation in music, but a critical commentary on contemporary debates. Offering a broad perspective of the philosophy, theory, and aesthetics of early Indian music and musical ideology, this study makes a unique contribution to our knowledge of the ancient foundations of India’s musical culture. Lewis Rowell reconstructs the tunings, scales, modes, rhythms, gestures, formal patterns, and genres of Indian music from Vedic times to the .

  Michael Spitzer's Metaphor and Musical Thought uses this process to create a unique and insightful history of our relationship with music. Treating issues of language, aesthetics, semiotics, and cognition, Spitzer offers an evaluation, a comprehensive history, and an original theory of the ways our cultural values have informed the metaphors we /5(2). Broadway Books/Piano/Vocal Sheet Music. carries more than Broadway piano/vocal selections, songbooks, vocal scores, and collections of audition music from the Hal Leonard and Alfred Publishing catalogs - from classic Broadway shows to today's latest hits.

Metaphor and Musical Thought [Michael Spitzer]. "The scholarship of Michael Spitzer's new book is impressive and thorough. The writing is impeccable and the coverage extensive. The book treats the history of the use of metaphor in the field of classi. Musical thoughts & afterthoughts by Alfred Brendel; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History and criticism, Music, Piano music, Essays, lectures.


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Michael Spitzer's Metaphor and Musical Thought uses this process to create a unique and insightful history of our relationship with music--the first ever book-length study of musical metaphor in any language.

Treating issues of language, aesthetics, semiotics, and cognition, Spitzer offers an evaluation, a comprehensive history, and an original theory of the ways our cultural values have informed Musical thought book metaphors we use to address : Michael Spitzer. Michael Spitzer's Metaphor and Musical Thought uses this process to create a unique and insightful history of our relationship with music—the first ever book-length study of musical metaphor in any language.

Treating issues of language, aesthetics, semiotics, and cognition, Spitzer offers an evaluation, a comprehensive history, and an original theory of the ways our cultural values have informed the metaphors we use to address : Book Description This book examines the origin, content, and development of the musical thought of Heinrich Schenker and Arnold Schoenberg.

One of the premises is that Schenker’s and Schoenberg’s inner musical lives are inseparable from their inner spiritual lives. Rameau and Musical Thought in the Enlightenment. This is the first intellectual biography of the French composer and theorist Jean-Philippe Rameau.

Rameau Musical thought book the vocabulary and grammar of musical practice into a concise scientific system, earning himself the popular title of 'Newton of the Arts'/5(10).

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If you love music, make sure you don’t sleep on this one. Hold Me Closer by David Levithan From his fabulous birth and childhood to his quest for true love and infamous parade of ex-boyfriends, this musical is the story of Tiny Cooper’s life – and it’s the perfect melody of.

Rameau and Musical Thought in the Enlightenment. This is the first intellectual biography of the French composer and theorist Jean-Philippe Rameau.

Rameau synthesised the vocabulary and grammar of musical practice into a concise scientific system, earning himself the popular title of 'Newton of the Arts'/5(3).

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As in non-musical plays, the ending of each scene in a book musical has to project the action forward, pointing the audience's interest into the scenes to come. Since good showtunes often capture a moment of transition, realization or decision, a song (or a brief reprise) is often used to bring scenes to a close.

The Wicked Stage: Book musicals vs. concept musicals – are they both under threat. Sarah Green January 8, Opinion Theatre views If you study musical theatre in any sort of depth you will come to realise that nearly every show falls into one of two categories: either a book musical or a concept show.

Music and Musical Thought in Early India About the Book Offering a broad perspective of the philosophy, theory, and aesthetics of early Indian music and musical ideology, this study makes a unique contribution to our knowledge of the ancient foundations of India's musical culture.

Routledge Handbook to Luigi Nono and Musical Thought seeks to trace the evolution of Nono’s musical thought through detailed examination of the vast body of sketches, and to situate this narrative in its personal, cultural and political contexts.

Table of Contents. Prolegomena: a Venetian Pre-biography 2. By situating Riemann's musical thought within turn-of-the-century discourses about the natural sciences, German nationhood and modern technology, this book reconstructs the cultural context in which Riemann's ideas not only 'made sense' but advanced an understanding of the tonal tradition as both natural and German.5/5(1).

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Musical thought. Charles Eliot Norton Lectures delivered at Harvard in by the Mexican composer. Among the chapters are discussions on musical form, repetition in music, art as communication, and composer and public.

TY - BOOK. T1 - A Companion to Contemporary Musical Thought, AU - Howell, Tim. AU - Paynter, John. AU - Orton, Richard. AU - Seymour, Peter. PY - Y1 - M3 - Anthology. BT - A Companion to Contemporary Musical Thought, PB - Routledge. ER. “My music is the spiritual expression of what I am – my faith, my knowledge, my being.

When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something really good for people. I think music can make the world better. A musical language transcends words. I want to speak to their souls” – John Coltrane. Music and Musical Thought in Early India. Offering a broad perspective of the philosophy, theory, and aesthetics of early Indian music and musical ideology, this study makes a unique contribution to our knowledge of the ancient foundations of India's musical culture/5(5).

Music, Thought, and Feeling: Understanding the Psychology of Music is a book written by psychologist William Forde Thompson and published in by Oxford University Press. The 2nd edition was published in Author: William Forde Thompson. The book or script of a musical refers to the story, character development and dramatic structure, including the spoken dialogue and stage directions, but it can also refer to the dialogue and lyrics together, which are sometimes referred to as the libretto (Italian for "little book").

Worship wars are nothing new, says Stapert, who carefully documents views on music in such patristic luminaries as Augustine, John Chrysostom, Clement, and Tertullian. What kinds of problems did the early church encounter integrating psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs into their corporate life?

pages, softcover. Eerdmans. A New Song for an Old World: Musical Thought Pages: Musical notation, visual record of heard or imagined musical sound, or a set of visual instructions for performance of usually takes written or printed form and is a conscious, comparatively laborious process.

Its use is occasioned by one of two motives: as an aid to memory or as extension of the former, it helps the shaping of a composition .Synopsis Why does music have such a powerful effect on our minds and bodies? It is the most mysterious and most tangible of all forms of art.

Yet, Anthony Storr believes, music today is a deeply significant experience for a greater number of people than ever before. In this book /5(38).