CONTEMPLATING MUSIC KERMAN PDF

Music is a mystery for people who play it, write it, listen to it, and write about it. The only thing I can really do when I try to say something about music is assume. Yesterday we lost Joseph Kerman , one of the shining lights in the world of musicology. He discusses musicology as a profession and addresses what he considers some conflicting issues concerning musicology at the time of his writing Kerman defines musicology in both a broad way and a narrow way, and makes a case for the former.

Author:Dikinos Mizuru
Country:Grenada
Language:English (Spanish)
Genre:Politics
Published (Last):10 November 2011
Pages:70
PDF File Size:18.99 Mb
ePub File Size:12.95 Mb
ISBN:463-9-95681-667-4
Downloads:71102
Price:Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader:Vora



Aaron rated it liked it Jun 22, Trivia About Contemplating Mus It will spark controversy among musicologists of all stripes and will give many musicians and amateurs an entirely new perspective on the world of music. It will spark controversy among musicologists of all stripes and contepmlating give many musicians and amateurs an entirely new perspective on the world of music.

Rachel Cohen rated it really liked it Nov 10, Conjoined with a fanatical scientism, a search for quasi-logical precision of reference which tortured his syntax into increasingly Jamesian spirals for very un-Jamesian ends, there was an undertone of distress, even rage, erupting into repeated assaults and innuendos directed against various predictable targets.

Return to Book Page. Aug 03, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Our recent titles are available via Edelweiss. Apr 06, Bethany rated it really liked it Shelves: This book is written in very technical terms by a professor, to other leading members of musicology. With this book, Joseph Kerman establishes the place of music study firmly in the mainstream of modern intellectual history. Mark Sweeney rated it really liked it Jun 22, Challenges to Musicology UK title: Jul 30, Marc rated it really liked it Recommends it for: He maintained an interest in the English madrigal composer William Byrd throughout his career, and wrote several influential monographs on his work.

Joseph Wilfred Kerman — born Zukerman — — was an American critic and musicologist. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

He sketched the work of prominent scholars and theorists: If it is a field you hold interest in, Not a book for the casual reader, but an important one. Preview — Contemplating Music by Joseph Kerman.

Contemplating Music Inhe was appointed Heather Professor of Music at Oxford Universitya post he contemplatig untilwhen he returned to Berkeley and again became chairman of the music department from until his retirement in Meyer, Heinrich Schenker, Milton Babbit, and many others.

Meyer, Heinrich Schenker, Milton Babbit, and many others. Oct 10, Lobstergirl rated it really muwic it Recommended to Lobstergirl by: As examples, he presents fascinating vignettes of Bach research in the s and Beethoven studies in the s. Sep 19, Jarry J arjona rated it it was amazing. Books by Joseph Kerman. He treats not only the study of the history of Western art music—with which musicology is tradtionally equated—but also sometimes vexed relations between music history and other fields: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Join Our Mailing List: Darrel Watson rated it liked it Sep 19, For Kerman, the value of an opera as drama is undermined when there is a perceived disconnection jusic text and music.

With his wife, Vivian Kerman, he wrote the widely used textbook, Listen[7] first published in and now in its 7th edition co-authored by Gary Tomlinson. TOP Related Posts.

CURSO DE APITERAPIA PDF

Contemplating Music

Aaron rated it liked it Jun 22, Trivia About Contemplating Mus It will spark controversy among musicologists of all stripes and will give many musicians and amateurs an entirely new perspective on the world of music. It will spark controversy among musicologists of all stripes and contepmlating give many musicians and amateurs an entirely new perspective on the world of music. Rachel Cohen rated it really liked it Nov 10, Conjoined with a fanatical scientism, a search for quasi-logical precision of reference which tortured his syntax into increasingly Jamesian spirals for very un-Jamesian ends, there was an undertone of distress, even rage, erupting into repeated assaults and innuendos directed against various predictable targets. Return to Book Page. Aug 03, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

GLYNN WILLIAMS SAP SD PDF

Contemplating music : challenges to musicology

He then joined the faculty of University of California, Berkeley where he became a full professor in and was chairman of the music department from to In , he was appointed Heather Professor of Music at Oxford University , a post he held until , when he returned to Berkeley and again became chairman of the music department from until his retirement in For Kerman, the value of an opera as drama is undermined when there is a perceived disconnection between text and music. He maintained an interest in the English madrigal composer William Byrd throughout his career, and wrote several influential monographs on his work. With his wife, Vivian Kerman, he wrote the widely used textbook, Listen, [8] first published in and now in its 7th edition co-authored by Gary Tomlinson. Described in The Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians as "a defining moment in the field", [1] the book has been credited as helping to shape a " new musicology " that is willing to engage with feminist theory , hermeneutics , queer studies , and post-structuralism. He was

CAROL MARINELLI CONTRACTED A WIFE FOR THE BEDROOM PDF

CONTEMPLATING MUSIC KERMAN PDF

.

HAMEG 203-7 PDF

Joseph Kerman

.

Related Articles