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

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

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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Steve
Dewey number
781/.1
LC call number
ML3820
LC item number
.L36 2012
Series statement
Musical meaning & 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, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
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
OCM1bookssj0000600886
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780253356826
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024022
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000600886
Label
Musical forces : motion, metaphor, and meaning in music, Steve Larson ; foreword by Robert S. Hatten, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
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
OCM1bookssj0000600886
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780253356826
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024022
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000600886

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