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By Jeanette Bicknell

ISBN-10: 1138790664

ISBN-13: 9781138790667

ISBN-10: 1138790672

ISBN-13: 9781138790674

In Philosophy of track and making a song: An Introduction, Jeanette Bicknell explores key aesthetic, moral, and different philosophical questions that experience no longer but been completely researched via philosophers, musicologists, or scientists. matters addressed include:




  • The courting among the which means of a song’s phrases and its music



  • The performer’s function and the consequent gender problems, social ontology, and private identity



  • The performer’s moral tasks to audiences, composers, lyricists, and people for whom the cloth holds specific significance



  • The metaphysical prestige of remoted solo performances in comparison to the continual making a song of opera or the interrupted making a song of level and monitor musicals


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Each bankruptcy specializes in one significant musical instance and comprises a number of shorter discussions of different decisions. All were selected for his or her illustrative energy and their accessibility for any reader and are without problems available.

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