9780691090474

Music and the Ineffable

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ISBN 10: 0691090475 / 0-691-09047-5
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Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr
Publication Date: 2003
Binding: Hardcover
 

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Janklvitch, Vladimir;Abbate, Carolyn;Jankelevitch, Vladimir
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Book Description: Princeton University Press, United States, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 203 x 127 mm. Brand New Book. Vladimir Janklvitch left behind a remarkable ?uvre steeped as much in philosophy as in music. His writings on moral quandaries reflect a lifelong devotion to music and performance, and, as a counterpoint, he wrote on music aesthetics and on modernist composers such as Faur, Debussy, and Ravel. Music and the Ineffable brings together these two threads, the philosophical and the musical, as an extraordinary quintessence of his thought. Janklvitch deals with classical issues in the philosophy of music, including metaphysics and ontology. These are a point of departure for a sustained examination and dismantling of the idea of musical hermeneutics in its conventional sense. Music, Janklvitch argues, is not a hieroglyph, not a language or sign system; nor does it express emotions, depict landscapes or cultures, or narrate. On the other hand, music cannot be imprisoned within the icy, morbid notion of pure structure or autonomous discourse. Yet if musical works are not a cipher awaiting the decoder, music is nonetheless entwined with human experience, and with the physical, material reality of music in performance. Music is ineffable, as Janklvitch puts it, because it cannot be pinned down, and has a capacity to engender limitless resonance in several domains. Janklvitch s singular work on music was central to such figures as Roland Barthes and Catherine Clment, and the complex textures and rhythms of his lyrical prose sound a unique note, until recently seldom heard outside the francophone world. Bookseller Inventory # AAH9780691090474

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Book Description: Princeton University Press, United States, 2003. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 203 x 127 mm. Brand New Book. Vladimir Janklvitch left behind a remarkable ?uvre steeped as much in philosophy as in music. His writings on moral quandaries reflect a lifelong devotion to music and performance, and, as a counterpoint, he wrote on music aesthetics and on modernist composers such as Faur, Debussy, and Ravel. Music and the Ineffable brings together these two threads, the philosophical and the musical, as an extraordinary quintessence of his thought. Janklvitch deals with classical issues in the philosophy of music, including metaphysics and ontology. These are a point of departure for a sustained examination and dismantling of the idea of musical hermeneutics in its conventional sense. Music, Janklvitch argues, is not a hieroglyph, not a language or sign system; nor does it express emotions, depict landscapes or cultures, or narrate. On the other hand, music cannot be imprisoned within the icy, morbid notion of pure structure or autonomous discourse. Yet if musical works are not a cipher awaiting the decoder, music is nonetheless entwined with human experience, and with the physical, material reality of music in performance. Music is ineffable, as Janklvitch puts it, because it cannot be pinned down, and has a capacity to engender limitless resonance in several domains. Janklvitch s singular work on music was central to such figures as Roland Barthes and Catherine Clment, and the complex textures and rhythms of his lyrical prose sound a unique note, until recently seldom heard outside the francophone world. Bookseller Inventory # AAH9780691090474

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Book Description: 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 162mm x 19mm x 221mm. Hardcover. Vladimir Jank l vitch left behind a remarkable ?uvre steeped as much in philosophy as in music. His writings on moral quandaries reflect a lifelong devotion to music and performance, and, .Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 171 pages. 0.381. Bookseller Inventory # 9780691090474

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Book Description: Princeton University Press, New Jersey, 2003. Book Condition: New. Language: english. Deals with classical issues in the philosophy of music, including metaphysics and ontology. This book argues that music is not a hieroglyph, nor a language or sign system. It argues that music is 'ineffable', because it cannot be pinned down, and has a capacity to engender limitless resonance in several domains. Bookseller Inventory # 2783876

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