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Katz, Ruth, 1927-
A language of its own : sense and meaning in the making of Western art music / Ruth Katz
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009
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 4th Floor  ML60 .K37 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Music
Music -- History and criticism
Music -- Social aspects
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics
Physical Description xxiii, 354 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-346) and index
Contents Introduction: The guiding conception of Western art music -- The making of musical building blocks -- Systematic musical laws -- Separating "sense" from "meaning" -- Probing the limits of musical coherence -- A shift in thought and theory -- The appropriation of musical meaning

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