Meaningful engagement with music composition
Brown, Andrew R. & Dillon, Steve C. (2012) Meaningful engagement with music composition. In Collins, Dave (Ed.) The Act of Musical Composition : Studies in the Creative Process. Ashgate, Burlington, VT.
Musical value cannot be experienced without direct knowledge of music, and engagement with the interactive elements of materials, expressive character and structure. Through these channels something is communicated, something is transmitted, some residue of ‘meaning’ is left with us. When a work of art stirs us it is more than simply sensory stimulation or some kind of emotional indulgence. We are gaining knowledge and expanding our experience... contributing to knowledge of ourselves and of the world.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||Meaningful Engagement, Music, Composition, Composers|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Creative Arts Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy (130201)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Music Composition (190406)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Australasian CRC for Interaction Design (ACID)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > Schools > Music & Sound
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 Ashgate Publishing|
|Deposited On:||08 Dec 2011 23:27|
|Last Modified:||09 Mar 2015 23:36|
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