Download PDF by Donald A. Hodges: A Concise Survey of Music Philosophy (100 Cases)

By Donald A. Hodges

A Concise Survey of tune Philosophy is helping track scholars select a philosophy that might advisor them all through their careers. The ebook is split into 3 sections: imperative matters that any tune philosophy should ponder (e.g., attractiveness, emotion, and aesthetics); secondly, major philosophical positions, exploring what significant thinkers have needed to say at the topic; and eventually, possibilities for college kids to think about the ramifications of those principles for themselves. during the booklet, scholars are inspired to make offerings that may tell a philosophy of song and tune schooling with which they're so much cozy to align.

Frequently, tune philosophy classes are taught in any such method that the instructor, in addition to the textbook used, promotes a specific perspective. A Concise Survey of track Philosophy provides the most up-tp-date, standard philosophies for attention. scholars imagine via varied concerns and view sensible purposes.

There are quite a few musical examples, every one with hyperlinks from the author’s domestic web site to on-line video performances. Examples are principally from the Western classical canon, but in addition jazz, well known, and global tune kinds. within the final chapters, scholars follow their perspectives to functional events and examine the diversities among philosophy and advocacy.

"Hodges has written a very good source for these short of a shortbut meaningfulintroduction to the most important suggestions in tune philosophy. Applicable to a variety of classes within the track curriculum, this much-needed book is either available and versatile, containing musical examples, tables and diagrams, and extra readings that make it fairly useful for a student's general advent to the subject. I particularly just like the emphasis at the own improvement of a philosophical place, which makes the cloth in particular significant for the scholar of music."

—Peter R. Webster, Scholar-in-Residence, Thornton tuition of tune, college of Southern California, USA

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