Philosophers on music : experience, meaning, and work / edited by Kathleen Stock.

Philosophers on Music: Experience, Meaning, and Work presents significant new contributions to central issues in the philosophy of music, written by leading philosophers working in the analytic tradition. The issues tackled include: the question of what sort of thing a work of music is; the nature o...

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Other Authors: Stock, Kathleen
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series:Mind Association occasional series.
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Table of Contents:
  • Sounds, instruments and works of music / Julian Dodd
  • Doing justice to musical works / Michael Morris
  • Versions of musical works and literary translations / Stephen Davies
  • Expression in Music / Derek Matravers
  • Explaining musical experience / Paul Boghossian
  • Persona sometimes grata : on the appreciation of expressive music / Aaron Ridley
  • Can music function as a metaphor of emotional life? / Jenefer Robinson
  • The structure of irony and how it functions in music / Eddy Zemach, Tamara Balter
  • Music and electro-sonic art / Gordon Graham
  • Thoughts on rhythm / Roger Scruton.