Experiencing of Musical Sound: A Prelude to a Phenomenology of Music, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Experiencing of Musical Sound

A Prelude to a Phenomenology of Music, 1st Edition

By F. J. Smith


256 pages

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First Published in 1979. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents


1 Prelude to a Phenomenology of Music

2 A Critique of Visual Metaphor in Philosophy and Music

3 Working Propositions in Sound: a Baroque Suite

4 Musical Sound, a Model for Husserlian Time-Consciousness

5 Cartesian Theory and Musical Science

6 Musicology in Need of New Horizons

7 A Phenomenology of Musical Esthetics: The Continuing Redefinition

8 Esthetic Re-education: the Experiencing of Musical Sound

9 Implications of Phenomenology for Music Education

10 Phenomenological Theme with Dialectical Variation

Postscript: The “End” of Philosophy: the Muser and Music-Maker


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J. F. Smith

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MUSIC / General