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A Language of Its Own - a book by Katz, Ruth

A Language of Its Own

Sense and Meaning in the Making of Western Art Music

A Language of Its Own( )
Author: Katz, Ruth
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

The Western musical tradition has produced not only music, but also countless writings about music that remain in continuous--and enormously influential--dialogue with their subject. With sweeping scope and philosophical depth, A Language of Its Own traces the past millennium of this ongoing exchange.

Ruth Katz argues that the indispensible relationship between intellectual production and musical creation gave rise to the Western conception of music. This...
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Detailed Subjects: Music / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Music / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:1.069 Pounds

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