Muzikoloski Zbornik

Musicological Annual

Medicine for Body or Soul? Philosophical Reconstruction of the Role of Music in Ancient Healing Practices
Muzikoloski Zbornik (2016) Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 171-187

The article examines the bond between the soul and the body in the light of ancient musical practices and expounds on the divergence between the philosophical distinction between body and soul and the widespread belief in their affinity, which has ...

Instrumentalna foneticna analiza pétih samoglasnikov in pravorecje popularnega pétega besedila popevke
Muzikoloski Zbornik (2016) Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 147-169

The aim of this study is to present the use of phonetics in non-linguistic researches and sciences such as music and singing. Sung lyrics of Slovenian songs/poetry have not been investigated phonetically, taking into consideration their quality (vowel formant frequency). ...

Analiza zvena visjih in sredhjih moskih pevskih glasov s historicnih posnetkov
Muzikoloski Zbornik (2016) Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 121-145

In the article, the author analyses the timbre of male singers singing in Slovenian language in chosen historical recordings. Using timbre analysis of digital copies of old 78-rpm records it is possible, despite lower technical quality of the recordings, to ...

Akusticne lastnosti timpanov in njihova povezava z instrumentalno prakso
Muzikoloski Zbornik (2016) Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 97-120

While there is much knowledge and research on the acoustics of timpani, there is a lack of scientific research on the playing technique. In my research I analyzed visual and audio recordings and discovered the impact on the sound color ...