Home Contacts

Navigation

Most Popular

    Calendar

    «    December 2021    »
    MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
     12345
    6789101112
    13141516171819
    20212223242526
    2728293031 

    Joseph Weiss The Dialectics of Music Adorno Benjamin and Deleuze Bloomsbury Academic

    11-08-2021, 02:53 | Category: Ebook | Views: 38 |

    https://i115.fastpic.org/thumb/2021/0801/95/_6b1edec2ab13bbcbb2ebf128c9888795.jpeg



    Joseph Weiss The Dialectics of Music Adorno Benjamin and Deleuze Bloomsbury Academic
    pdf | 13.08 MB | English | Isbn:‎ B096FR6NNC | Author: Joseph Weiss; | Year: 2021


    Description:

    Combining the philosophy and musicology of T.W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin, and Gilles Deleuze, alongside an exploration of the dialectical character of music production, Joseph Weiss exposes the unresolved contradictions of contemporary music.

    By following the outermost mediations between nature, history, and technology, the book reflects on how advanced music critically responds to the ongoing catastrophe of both the Middle Passage and Auschwitz. Following what the author calls the "categorical imperative" of music, Weiss investigates the significance of a wide range of musical phenomena including the territorialization of the lullaby, the improvisation and sorrow song of the blues and jazz, as well as the cosmological limits of the electroacoustic avant-garde. In the era of commodity production, racialized violence and dispossession, the author defends critical music as a singular index of political possibilities.


    Category:Philosophy & Social Aspects of Music, Musical Philosophy & Social Aspects, Music Appreciation

    Popular Tags

    Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user. We encourage you to register or enter the site under your name.
    Author: Valda1990

    Adding a comment

    Fullname:*
    E-Mail:*
     
    Bold Italic Underline Strike | Align left Center Align right | Insert smilies Insert link URLInsert protected URL Select color | Add Hidden Text Insert Quote Convert selected text from selection to Cyrillic (Russian) alphabet Insert spoiler
    Enter the code:*