TITLE

Toward a history of listening

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Fall/Winter98, Vol. 82 Issue 3/4, p427
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the association between music and listening. Literary works on the history of literacy and language use; Contrast between reading music and listening to music; Character of musical literacy of listeners; Inquiries that apply to music and the history of listening.
ACCESSION #
2276264

 

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