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  • Publisher : Schirmer Books
  • Release : 25 January 2007
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105124082764
  • Page : 477 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Compact disc contains 25 tracks of music by different performers as listed in the text.

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Listening to Music

Listening to Music
  • Author : Craig Wright
  • Publisher : Schirmer Books
  • Release Date : 2007-01-25
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105124082764
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Compact disc contains 25 tracks of music by different performers as listed in the text.

The Listening Book

The Listening Book
  • Author : W. A. Mathieu
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 1991-03-27
  • ISBN : 9780834827677
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The Listening Book is about rediscovering the power of listening as an instrument of self-discovery and personal transformation. By exploring our capacity for listening to sounds and for making music, we can awaken and release our full creative powers. Mathieu offers suggestions and encouragement on many aspects of music-making, and provides playful exercises to help readers appreciate the connection between sound, music, and everyday life.

What to Listen For in Music

What to Listen For in Music
  • Author : Aaron Copland
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • ISBN : 9781101513149
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Now in trade paperback: “The definitive guide to musical enjoyment” (Forum). In this fascinating analysis of how to listen to both contemporary and classical music analytically, eminent American composer Aaron Copland offers provocative suggestions that will bring readers a deeper appreciation of the most viscerally rewarding of all art forms.

Being Musically Attuned

Being Musically Attuned
  • Author : Erik Wallrup
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-15
  • ISBN : 9781317175384
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Listening according to mood is likely to be what most people do when they listen to music. We want to take part in, or even be part of, the emerging world of the musical work. Using the sources of musical history and philosophy, Erik Wallrup explores this extremely vague and elusive phenomenon, which is held to be fundamental to musical hearing. Wallrup unfolds the untold musical history of the German word for ’mood’, Stimmung, which in the 19th century was

Music, Ways of Listening

Music, Ways of Listening
  • Author : Elliott Schwartz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105007517183
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"Music: Ways of Listening" is intended for use in introductory college courses for students with little or no prior background in music, and is focused upon the development of perceptive listening skills and a broad survey of the Western concert literature. -- From preface.

How to Listen to Music

How to Listen to Music
  • Author : Henry Edward Krehbiel
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-07-29
  • ISBN : 9783752364828
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Reproduction of the original: How to Listen to Music by Henry Edward Krehbiel

Musical Listening in the Age of Technological Reproduction

Musical Listening in the Age of Technological Reproduction
  • Author : Gianmario Borio
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-29
  • ISBN : 9781317091448
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It is undeniable that technology has made a tangible impact on the nature of musical listening. The new media have changed our relationship with music in a myriad of ways, not least because the experience of listening can now be prolonged at will and repeated at any time and in any space. Moreover, among the more striking social phenomena ushered in by the technological revolution, one cannot fail to mention music’s current status as a commodity and popular music’

Music in Television

Music in Television
  • Author : James Deaville
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-03-01
  • ISBN : 9781136826351
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Music in Television is a collection of essays examining television’s production of meaning through music in terms of historical contexts, institutional frameworks, broadcast practices, technologies, and aesthetics. It presents the reader with overviews of major genres and issues, as well as specific case studies of important television programs and events. With contributions from a wide range of scholars, the essays range from historical-analytical surveys of TV sound and genre designations to studies of the music in individual programs, including

The Musical Life

The Musical Life
  • Author : W. A. Mathieu
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 1994-05-24
  • ISBN : 9780834829299
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Everyone, according to W.A. Mathieu, is musical by nature—it goes right along with being human. And if you don't believe it, this book will convince you. In a series of interrelated short essays, Mathieu takes the reader on a journey through ordinary experiences to open our ears to the rich variety of music that surrounds us but that we are trained to ignore; such as the variety of pitches produced by different objects, like glassware, furniture, drums—anything

Every Song Ever

Every Song Ever
  • Author : Ben Ratliff
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-02-23
  • ISBN : 1846146860
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'A remarkable new book ... goes leaping from Beethoven to Big Black, from Morton Feldman to Curtis Mayfield, identifying continuities while delighting in contrasts' Alex Ross, New Yorker For the first time ever, we have all the music in the world to choose from. As Ben Ratliff, one of America's celebrated music critics, shows us, it's time to listen in a new way too. Opening our ears to unexpected connections, new experiences and little-known delights, this book will change the way

Listening in Action

Listening in Action
  • Author : Rebecca M Rinsema
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • ISBN : 9781317104681
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In an age when students come to class with more varied music listening preferences and experiences than ever before, music educators can find themselves at a loss for how to connect with their students. Listening in Action provides the beginnings of a solution to this problem by characterizing students’ contemporary music listening experiences as they are mediated by digital technologies. Several components of contemporary music listening experiences are described, including: the relationship between music listening experiences and listener engagements with

The Power of Music

The Power of Music
  • Author : Elena Mannes
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2011-05-24
  • ISBN : 9780802778291
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The award-winning creator of the acclaimed documentary "The Music Instinct: Science & Song," explores the power of music and its connection to the body, the brain, and the world of nature. Only recently has science sought in earnest to understand and explain this impact. One remarkable recent study, analyzing the cries of newborns, shows that infants' cries contain common musical intervals, and children tease each other in specific, singsong ways no matter where in the world they live. Physics experiments show

This Is Your Brain on Music

This Is Your Brain on Music
  • Author : Daniel J. Levitin
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006-08-03
  • ISBN : 9781101218914
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In this groundbreaking union of art and science, rocker-turned-neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin explores the connection between music—its performance, its composition, how we listen to it, why we enjoy it—and the human brain. Taking on prominent thinkers who argue that music is nothing more than an evolutionary accident, Levitin poses that music is fundamental to our species, perhaps even more so than language. Drawing on the latest research and on musical examples ranging from Mozart to Duke Ellington to

Listening

Listening
  • Author : Nik Bartsch
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-06
  • ISBN : 3037786701
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This Swiss composer's conceptual and practical guide to the mind/body overlap in music and martial arts Over the past 20 years, Swiss musician and composer Nik Bärtsch (born 1971) has performed around the world and released a number of albums with ECM Records. During this time, Bärtsch also developed a number of practical techniques which not only offer useful tools to musicians and martial artists, but also support, focus and simplify learning and creative processes in other fields of

Pop Music and Easy Listening

Pop Music and Easy Listening
  • Author : Stan Hawkins
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05
  • ISBN : 9781351553780
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What defines pop music? Why do we consider some styles as easier listening than others? Arranged in three parts: Aesthetics and Authenticity - Groove, Sampling and Industry - Subjectivity, Ethnicity and Politics, this collection of essays by a group of international scholars deals with these questions in diverse ways. This volume prepares the reader for the debates around pop's intricate historical, aesthetic and cultural roots. The intellectual perspectives on offer present the interdisciplinary aspects of studying music and, spanning more