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Music as Discourse: Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music (Oxford Studies in Music Theory) [Kofi Agawu] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying. Music as Discourse: Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music. By Kofi Agawu. Article in Music and Letters 91(1) ยท January with 22 Reads. Music as Discourse: Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music. Joseph Kraus. Joseph Kraus Journal of Music Theory () 57 (1):

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Bridges to Free Composition 5. Working at the nexus of musicology, ethnomusicology, and music philosophy and aesthetics, Agawu presents a synthetic and innovative approach to musical meaning which argues deftly for the thinking of music as a discourse in itself–composed not only of sequences of gestures, phrases, or progressions, but rather also of the very philosophical and linguistic props that enable the analytical formulations made about music as an object of study.

Academic Skip to main content. Kofi Agawu’s Music as Discourse has become a standard and definitive work in musical semiotics.

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Find it at other libraries via WorldCat Limited preview. Criteria for Analysis I 3. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. Browse related items Start at call number: What does music mean, and how does this meaning occur? Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Is music a language? Most users should sign in with their email address.

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Bridges to Free Composition– 5. Oxford University Press Amazon. Music as Discourse will be eagerly read by all who are interested in the theory, analysis and semiotics of music of the romantic period. Brahms, Intermezzo in E Minor, op. Choose your country or region Close. What does music mean, and how does this meaning occur? Sign In or Create an Account. Don’t have an account?

Oxford Gaawu Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Working at the nexus of musicology, ethnomusicology, and music philosophy and aesthetics, Agawu presents a synthetic and innovative approach to musical meaning which argues deftly for the thinking of music as a discourse in itself–composed not only of sequences of gestures, phrases, or progressions, but rather also of the very philosophical and linguistic props that enable the analytical formulations made about music as an object of study.

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agwau In the Process of Becoming Janet Schmalfeldt. Music as Discourse is an essential read for all who are interested in the theory, analysis and semiotics of music of the romantic period. Describe the connection issue.

This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Music as Discourse Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music Kofi Agawu Oxford Studies in Music Theory Demonstrates a possible interface between semiotics mjsic music theory Approaches the subject of musical meaning from within technical views of musical structure Accessible to readers with a less advanced background in music theory. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic.

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The question of whether music has meaning has been the subject of sustained debate ever since music became a subject of academic inquiry. This book, with its lapidary clarity, its surprising insights, and its emphasis on musical meaning, is going to change all that.

Physical description vi, p. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. There is more to say about this, however. Is music a language? Sign in via your Institution Sign in. Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music.

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First, his earlier work on semiotics Playing with Signs: Of how many analytical manuals can one say that? You do not currently have access to discouse article. The book provides extensive demonstration of the pertinence of a semiological approach to understanding the fully-freighted language of romantic music, stresses the importance of a generative approach to tonal understanding, and provides further insight into the analogy between music and language.

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