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John Croft
John Croft studied philosophy and music at the Victoria University of Wellington, and composition and music cognition at the University of Sheffield. He also studied with John Casken at the University of Manchester, where he co...
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Jean-Jacques Rousseau (/ruːˈsoʊ/; French: [ʒɑ̃ʒak ʁuso]; 28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778) was a Francophone Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century. His political philosophy influenced the Enlightenment in Franc...
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (/ˈniːtʃə/ German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈniːtʃə]; 15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) was a German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, philologist, and Latin and Greek scholar whose work has exerted a p...
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... Kivy's philosophy of music, the only fully articulated and sophisticated contemporary philosophy of music, is reviewed (Clarendon Press, 2002). ...
Das Geräusch, das denkt
Opernwelt (2015) Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. np
... Books and theses on music philosophy are reviewed. ...
... Reviews a scholarly look at the composer's involvement with philosophy (Allen Lane: The Penguin Press, 397p, £20). ...
... Limits of Philosophy" (University of California Press, 1998, 237p, $45.00), noting the text ... considers the topic of musical meaning in conjunction with issues in the philosophy of language and the ... philosophy of mind. Includes a lengthy description of the book's contents and notes that Goehr attempts ...
Tristan und Isolde
Romantic opera from 1859

Tristan und Isolde (Tristan and Isolde, or Tristan and Isolda, or Tristran and Ysolt) is an opera, or music drama, in three acts by Richard Wagner to a German libretto by the composer, based largely on the romance by Gottfried ...

... Løfvander's book "Overtoner under huden: Musikkens indre væsen" (Sophia, 2003), about the links between music, philosophy, and math, is reviewed. ...
... Campbell's monograph on composer Pierre Boulez, and music and philosophy, is reviewed (Cambridge University Press, 2010). ...
... Garratt reviews a collection of essays which discusses the development of philosophy, aesthetics and music. ...
... "Understanding Music: Philosophy and Interpretation," Roger Scruton's study of tonality, is reviewed (Continuum). ...
... A study is presented that examines the development of a music education philosophy among music ... their most basic assumptions. They must also recognize philosophy as providing purpose for daily ...