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The Resource Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music, Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten

Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music, Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten

Label
Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music
Title
Musical forces
Title remainder
motion, metaphor, and meaning in music
Statement of responsibility
Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-2011.
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Steve
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Musical meaning and interpretation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
  • Music
Label
Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music, Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A theory of musical forces. Thinking about music and thinking in music : pattern, meaning, analogy, metaphor and hierarchies ; Something in the way she moves : the metaphor of musical motion ; Melodic forces : gravity, magnetism, and inertia ; A theory of melodic expectation ; Rhythm, meter, and musical forces ; Analyses -- Evidence for musical forces. Converging evidence : an introduction to part 2 ; Evidence from experiments in visual perception and neuroscience ; Evidence from compositions and improvisations ; Evidence from music-theoretical misunderstandings ; Evidence from a listener-judgment experiment ; Evidence from comparing computer models with production-experiment results -- Conclusion. Summary and prospects
Control code
ocn707212791
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 369 p.
Isbn
9780253005496
Lccn
2011024022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music, Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A theory of musical forces. Thinking about music and thinking in music : pattern, meaning, analogy, metaphor and hierarchies ; Something in the way she moves : the metaphor of musical motion ; Melodic forces : gravity, magnetism, and inertia ; A theory of melodic expectation ; Rhythm, meter, and musical forces ; Analyses -- Evidence for musical forces. Converging evidence : an introduction to part 2 ; Evidence from experiments in visual perception and neuroscience ; Evidence from compositions and improvisations ; Evidence from music-theoretical misunderstandings ; Evidence from a listener-judgment experiment ; Evidence from comparing computer models with production-experiment results -- Conclusion. Summary and prospects
Control code
ocn707212791
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 369 p.
Isbn
9780253005496
Lccn
2011024022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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