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Final Words

Donna Louise Gunn

in Discoveries from the Fortepiano: A Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199396634
eISBN:
9780199396672
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396634.003.0014
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The final chapter summarizes the crux of eighteenth-century performing style: a transitory subjective sound aesthetic that calls the performer to have something to say. The importance of affekt is ... More


Instinctive, Artistic Singing

Richard Miller

in On the Art of Singing

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195098259
eISBN:
9780190268374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195098259.003.0080
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter considers the notion that singing is an instinctive and artistic endeavor that should not be influenced by factual information regarding the acoustics of the singing voice. Artistry and ... More


Digital Mythologies

Arved Ashby

in Absolute Music, Mechanical Reproduction

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520264793
eISBN:
9780520945692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264793.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter takes a look at digital recordings as a turning point in the distributional and curatorial aspects of the history of music aesthetics, and tries to describe how it has effectively ... More


Beethoven and the iPod Nation

Arved Ashby

in Absolute Music, Mechanical Reproduction

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520264793
eISBN:
9780520945692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264793.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter studies the different media forms of music, such as the long-playing record, the CD, and the MP3 file, determining the relevance of encoding the music of classical composers such as ... More


Plato’s Curse

Nicholas Cook

in Beyond the Score: Music as Performance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199357406
eISBN:
9780199357420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199357406.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

Musicological neglect of performance and performers has deep philosophical roots, reinforced by the philological turn of nineteenth-century culture as well as by twentieth-century modernism: thinking ... More


Discoveries from the Fortepiano: A Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers

Donna Louise Gunn

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199396634
eISBN:
9780199396672
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396634.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The strong desire for knowledge and musical honesty sends musicians to the fortepiano—looking back to impact how to move forward. This book uncovers and examines eighteenth-century philosophical ... More


Image as Ignorant Schoolmaster: A Lesson in Democratic Equality

Tyson Lewis

in Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199393749
eISBN:
9780199393770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199393749.003.0027
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter explores the democratic pedagogy of the arts of the aesthetic regime. Using Jacques Rancière’s recent work on universal teaching, democratic dissensus, and the politics of the aesthetic ... More


Resounding Transcendence—An Introduction

Philip V. Bohlman and Jeffers Engelhardt

in Resounding Transcendence: Transitions in Music, Religion, and Ritual

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199737642
eISBN:
9780190490133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737642.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Laying the theoretical groundwork for this collection of essays, the introduction examines the convergence of the sacred and social in music as the source for transcendence. In religious experience, ... More


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