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Title Musical perceptions / edited by Rita Aiello with John A. Sloboda.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c1994.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.15 MUS    Available
Description xiii, 290 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Emotion and meaning in music / Leonard B. Meyer -- Music and language : parallels and contrasts / Rita Aiello -- Perception : a perspective from music theory / Nicholas Cook -- Songsinging by young and old : a developmental approach to music / Lyle Davidson -- Coming to hear in a new way / Jeanne Bamberger -- Music performance : expression and the development of excellence / John A. Sloboda -- Melodic contour in hearing and remembering melodies / W. Jay Dowling -- Describing the mental representation of tonality in music / David Butler and Helen Brown -- Tonality and expectation / Jamshed J. Bharucha -- Perception, production and imitation of time ratios by skilled musicians / Saul Sternberg and Ronald L. Knoll -- The interpretive component in musical performance / L.H. Shaffer and Neil P. McAngus Todd -- Can listening to music be experimentally studied? / Rita Aiello.
Subject Musical perception.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Added Author Aiello, Rita.
Sloboda, John A.
ISBN 0195064755
0195064763 (pbk.) : $28.95

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