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Sound and Symbol : Sound and Symbol, Volume 1 Music and the External World v. 1 - Victor Zuckerkandl

Sound and Symbol

Sound and Symbol, Volume 1 Music and the External World v. 1

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Published: 21st October 1969
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An approach to music as an instrument of philosophical inquiry, seeking not so much a philosophy of music as a philosophy through music.

Forewordp. 1
Tone
The Dynamic Quality of Tonep. 11
The Pulse Theoryp. 25
The System of Tonesp. 32
Associationismp. 41
The Three Components of Sense Perceptionp. 53
The Dynamic Symbolp. 64
Motion
Prefatory Notep. 74
The Paradox of Tonal Motionp. 75
The True Motion of Tonesp. 88
Intervalp. 89
Scalep. 95
Harmonic Cadencep. 104
The Continuity of Tonal Motionp. 117
Philosophical Considerationsp. 123
Psychological Considerationsp. 129
Musical Considerationsp. 136
The "Third Stage"p. 142
Time
Meter and Rhythmp. 151
The Temporal Component of Musicp. 157
Musical Meterp. 160
The Dynamic Quality of Meterp. 169
Polarity and Intensificationp. 174
Clash with Philosophyp. 180
Projectionismp. 185
Rhythm as Experience of Timep. 197
The Musical Concept of Timep. 201
Experienced Timep. 202
Time Producing Eventsp. 203
Time Knows No Equality of Partsp. 208
Digression I: Repetition in Musicp. 212
Time Knows Nothing of Transiencep. 223
Digression II: Temporal Gestaltp. 228
Are There Two Times?p. 242
Tone as the Image of Timep. 248
Space
The "Nonspatial" Artp. 267
Is Space Audible?p. 271
The Placeless, Flowing Space of Tonesp. 282
The Order of Auditory Spacep. 293
Triadp. 295
Scalep. 308
Octavep. 321
Ensemblep. 330
Space as Place and Space as Forcep. 336
A Last Word on High and Low in Tonesp. 349
Summary and Prospectp. 363
List of Works Citedp. 379
Indexp. 387
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ISBN: 9780691017594
ISBN-10: 069101759X
Series: Bollingen Series
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 21st October 1969
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.5 x 12.83  x 2.62
Weight (kg): 0.45