Articles about Imagery

The Figurative and Imaginative World in the Pictural Art and Music of M. K. Ciurlionis
Problemy Muzykal'noj Nauki (2015) , No. 3, pp. 63-72

The article carries out a comparative analysis of the categories of artistic and musical compositions by Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis on one subject ("the forest" and "the sea"), bearing witness to the fact that no direct correspondence between the respective paintings ...

Performing Musicians' Understanding of the Terms "Mental Practice" and "Score Analysis"
Psychomusicology (2015) Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 69-82

Musicians commonly speak of mental practice and score analysis in referring to strategies widely used by performers. However, these terms may not be universally understood in the same way. To address this, 89 experienced musicians were surveyed as to their ...

Folk images in Tagore's songs
Sruti (2015) , No. 370, pp. 60-61


"Total Inner Memory": Deliberate Uses of Multimodal Musical Imagery During Performance Preparation
Psychomusicology (2015) Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 83-92

Imagery has long been considered an important part of music practice, yet its use in professional musicians' practice and teaching has not yet received a great amount of research attention. A participant observation study of a 5-day masterclass for 11 ...

The Bonny method of Guided Imagery and Music (GIM) in Europe
Approaches (2015) Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 86-90

The Bonny method of Guided Imagery and Music (GIM) was developed in the United States of America (USA) in the 1970s and came to Europe in the 1990s. It is a truly international model of receptive music therapy, practised in ...

Oratorios of War and Peace
Problemy Muzykal'noj Nauki (2015) , No. 2, pp. 79-84

The topical events of the Great Patriotic War and its harbingers have manifested themselves in various genres, including those of the cantata and the oratorio. Time has singled out three works: Prokoiev's "Alexander Nevsky" (1938) and Yuri Shaporin's "On the ...