Articles about Musical Meaning

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 ...

Constructing 'My Bach' Relevance of Historical Constructions of Bach for Members in an English Amateur 'Art Music' / Composer-oriented Bach Choir

The purpose of this paper is to observe the meaning of J. S. Bach and his canonical repertoire in the lives of members of an amateur Bach choir; how they construct 'their Bach' through the performance of the Mass in ...

Audiovisual styling and the film experience: Prospects for textual analysis and experimental approaches to understand the perception of sound and music in movies
Music and the Moving Image (2015) Vol. 8, pp. 35-47

Approaches to music and audiovisual meaning in film appear to be very different in nature and scope when considered from the point of view of experimental psychology or humanistic studies. Nevertheless, this article argues that experimental studies square with ideas ...

La certitude du possible. L'éthique du non engagement dans l'art de Barnabás Dukay

As a former member of the New Music Studio (1970-90), Barnabás Dukay (1950) started his career in the context of American minimal music and European serialism. Nonetheless, his music has little in common with that of the members of the ...