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Musical Concerns: Essays in Philosophy of Music by Jerrold Levinson

By Jerrold Levinson

This quantity offers a brand new number of essays, them all facing song, by way of Jerrold Levinson, some of the most renowned philosophers of artwork this day. It follows within the line of Levinson's prior collections, song, paintings, and Metaphysics (1990), The Pleasures of Aesthetics (1996), and considering artwork (2006), and is consultant of the main stimulating paintings being performed lower than the rubric of analytic aesthetics. The essays, which are
wide-ranging, should still entice aestheticians, philosophers, musicologists, song theorists, tune critics and song fans of all types. 3 of the twelve essays comprising the amount haven't formerly been released, and in just a little of a departure for Levinson, 4 of the essays concentrate on track within the jazz
tradition.

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