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Author Sorce Keller, Marcello.

Title What makes music European [electronic resource] : looking beyond sound / Marcello Sorce Keller.

Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2012.


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Physical description xxv, 305 p.
Series Europea : ethnomusicologies and modernities ; no. 12
Europea ; no. 12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Who makes the music (and why we all are composers). Composing as we think of it, composing as we do it ; Oral transmission (more than playing or singing by ear) ; Improvisation and the collective dimension ; when "we" get the music -- Originality, identity, ideology and taste. Should music be original, how much can it be ; Why people identify of organized sound ; Why is music so ideological ; How can we face different musics ; Why we misunderstand the music of all times and places and do we much enjoy doing so ; How much of a good thing ; Musical gardens and greenhouses vs. woods and prairies -- The tangible aspects of music-making. The social value of music ; Musical value and its locations.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Music -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Music -- Europe -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Music -- Social aspects -- Europe.
Music -- Political aspects -- Europe.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780810876712 (cloth alk. paper)
9780810876736 (e-book)