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Selected pages Title Page. Bibliography Includes discours references p. Brahms, Intermezzo in E Minor, op. Most users should sign in with their email address. What does music mean, and how does this meaning occur? My library Help Advanced Book Search. Criteria for Analysis I— 3. This elegant avawu rich book needs to be lived with and digested.
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Choose your country or region Close. If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. Music as Discourse Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music Kofi Agawu Oxford Studies in Music Theory Demonstrates a possible interface between semiotics and music theory Approaches the subject of musical meaning from within technical views of musical structure Accessible to readers with a less advanced background in music theory.
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Music as Discourse : Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music
Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! See if you have enough points for this item. Is music a language? Does it communicate specific ideas and emotions? What does music mean, and how does this meaning occur? Working at the nexus of musicology, ethnomusicology, and music philosophy and aesthetics, Agawu presents a synthetic and innovative approach to musical meaning which argues deftly for the thinking of music as a discourse in itself--composed not only of sequences of gestures, phrases, or progressions, but rather also of the very philosophical and linguistic props that enable the analytical formulations made about music as an object of study.
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