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The Passion for a Great-Great-Grandfather

Jan Brokken

in The Music of the Netherlands Antilles: Why Eleven Antilleans Knelt before Chopin's Heart

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781628461855
eISBN:
9781626740914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628461855.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter portrays the music of contemporary pianist and composer Randal Corsen great-great-grandson of Joseph Sickman Corsen depicted in the previous chapter.


Meter-Rhythm Interactions I: Ground Rules

Justin London

in Hearing in Time: Psychological Aspects of Musical Meter

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195160819
eISBN:
9780199786763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160819.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

There is an important distinction between meter (the listener's pattern of entrainment) and rhythm (the pattern of durations that one listens to). Meter functions as a perceptual ground for rhythmic ... More


Meter-Rhythm Interactions I: Ground Rules

Justin London

in Hearing in Time: Psychological Aspects of Musical Meter

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199744374
eISBN:
9780199949632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744374.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

There is an important distinction between meter (the listener's pattern of entrainment) and rhythm (the pattern of durations that one listens to). Meter functions as a perceptual ground for rhythmic ... More


The Rhythmic Imagination

Kofi Agawu

in The African Imagination in Music

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190263201
eISBN:
9780190263232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190263201.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Rhythm is often regarded as the most elaborate of all the dimensions of African music. Without undermining this premise, this chapter argues that the complexity of African rhythm is a rational ... More


Orkestra Rumpilezz: Complications of African Rhythm

Juan Diego Díaz

in Africanness in Action: Essentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197549551
eISBN:
9780197549599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197549551.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 4 continues the discussion of Orkestra Rumpilezz, focusing on how it materializes Letieres Leite’s rhetoric about African rhythmic complexity. Two strategies for increasing rhythmic ... More


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