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... asserts that, just as musicians frequently use metaphor to convey inner truths, music itself can be a metaphor for living a full and spiritual life. ...
... emotional characteristics of music. He notes that the interaction between music and metaphor is a two-way street that enhances the meaning of each. ...
... Metaphor is essentially the way in which an event or experience is recast or reframed that adds ... suggested by the teacher, a metaphor comes alive for students when they themselves construct its meaning ...
... This book, which has its foundation in the cognitive and linguistic underpinnings of musical metaphor, is reviewed. ...
... Spitzer's profound and thoroughly documented study of the role of metaphor in the theory and ...
... Different thoughts on the relationships between poetry and music, including metaphor and tempo, are given. ...
The Metaphor of 'The Jazz Band': Ethical Issues for Leadership
Critical Studies in Improvisation (2013) Vol. 9, No. 1

One of the principal ways in which musical improvisation has impacted upon corporations, businesses, and other institutions is through the metaphor of 'the jazz band.' This paper explores the emergence of this metaphor and examines the significance and meaning that ...

... , and other institutions is through the metaphor of 'the jazz band.' This paper explores the ... emergence of this metaphor and examines the significance and meaning that it has generated, as well as the ... ways that it might help us to understand social organizations. This metaphor has been used to ...
Metaphor and Music Theory: Reflections from Cognitive Science
Music Theory Online (1998) Vol. 4, pp. np

A recent discussion on the smt-list focused on Nicholas Cook's claim in "Music, Imagination, and Culture" that musical analysis is essentially metaphorical. This essay investigates this claim through a review of recent work on metaphor by cognitive scientists. This work ...

... a review of recent work on metaphor by cognitive scientists. This work both supports and modifies ... research on metaphor to music theory. A recent discussion on the smt-list focused on Nicholas Cook's ... investigates this claim through a review of recent work on metaphor by cognitive scientists. This ...
... of metaphor. Considers three guidelines for metaphorical interpretation. Points out that all ... metaphor is a tool for the promotion of certain interests. ...
... Dineen reviews a book on metaphor and German musical thought by Holly Watkins. ...
Muziek en metafoor
Gregoriusblad (2012) Vol. 136, No. 2, pp. 12-14
Garden Variety
Opera News (2016) Vol. 80, No. 8, pp. 18
... The author reflects on music as a theory, and as a metaphor for understanding the philosophical ...
... Friedrich Cerha discusses his opera "The Pied Piper." He sees it as a metaphor for one or more ...
Metaphors and Meaning in the Turkish Contemporary Christian Music
Musicologist (2018) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 78-95

The aim of this article is to investigate the musical experience, musical meaning, and metaphors in religious music in the case of Turkish Contemporary Christian Music (TCCM). In the general sense, we can say that Contemporary Christian Music simultaneously carries ...