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The aesthetics of music

Author: Roger Scruton
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2004.
Series: Oxford Scholarship Online
Edition/Format:   Computer file : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is music, what is its value, and what does it mean? In this exciting book, the philosopher Roger Scruton explores the nature and meaning of music from first principles and gives a fascinating  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Scruton
ISBN: 019816727X 9780198167273
OCLC Number: 177333378
Notes: Digitalisat der Druck-Ausg. Oxford, 1999.
Description: Online-Ressource.
Contents: Preface ; List of Music Examples ; Note to the Reader ; 1. Sound ; 2. Tone ; 3. Imagination and Metaphor ; 4. Ontology ; 5. Representation ; 6. Expression ; 7. Language ; 8. Understanding ; 9. Tonality ; 10. Form ; 11. Content ; 12. Value ; 13. Analysis ; 14. Performance ; 15. Culture ; Bibliography ; Acknowledgements ; Index
Series Title: Oxford Scholarship Online
Responsibility: Roger Scruton.

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