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Music and politics

Aspen Composers" Conference

Music and politics

the proceedings of the 2004 Aspen Composers" Conference.

by Aspen Composers" Conference

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Published by Aspen Composers" Conference in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

LC ClassificationsML
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22744674M
ISBN 100971123136

Published in by Farsight Press. From the book cover: Never has there been a more pregnant opportunity than now to examine the political content of music. If politics is the blood that feeds our societies with the energy to evolve, then music is an essential ingredient to political transformation.   During the recent presidential election cycle, I noticed a number of commentators speculating about the significance of country music as a symbol of Donald Trump’s populist base. I’d Author: Carson Taylor.

Richard Samet "Kinky" Friedman (born November 1, ) is an American singer, songwriter, novelist, humorist, politician, defender of stray animals, and former columnist for Texas Monthly who styles himself in the mold of popular American satirists Will Rogers and Mark Twain.. Friedman was one of two independent candidates in the election for the office of Governor of Texas. This book illuminates a largely unexplored facet of the Cold War era in Latin America by examining linkages among music, politics, and the development of extreme political violence. It traces the development of folk-based popular music against the backdrop of Chile’s social and political history, explaining how music played a fundamental role.

  The member state House of Representatives is set to vote Thursday on a proposal to make the Bible the official book of Tennessee. The controversial bill, sponsored by . In Music and the Politics of Negation, James R. Currie sets out to disturb the validity of this now quite orthodox claim. Alternating dialectically between analytic and historical investigations into the late 18th century and the present, he poses a set of uncomfortable questions regarding the limits and complicities of the values that the Cited by: 7.

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The essays in this collection investigate a wealth of issues surrounding music and violence—issues that cross political boundaries, time periods, and media—and provide cross-cultural case studies of.

This book is not about music or politics. It is about the 'and' that binds them together. How do these fields intersect, and what theories and approaches can help us understand their interactions.

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Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. The very nature of politics is, like music, rooted in conflict and harmony. The heart of music is the interplay of the physical and the mental, as the compromise between them forms a cohesive whole.

And therefore our fathers admitted music into education, not on the ground either of its necessity or utility, for it is not necessary, nor indeed useful in the same manner as reading and writing, which are useful in money-making, in the management of a household, in the acquisition of knowledge and in political life, nor like drawing, useful.

Politics (from Greek πολιτικός, "of, for, or relating to citizens"), is a process by which groups of people make collective decisions. The term is generally applied to the art or science of running governmental or state affairs.

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The connection between music and politics, particularly political expression in song, has been seen in many cultures. Music can express anti-establishment or protest themes, including anti-war songs, but pro-establishment ideas are also represented, for example, in national anthems, patriotic songs, and political of these types of songs could be described as topical songs.

'Resounding International Relations: On Music, Culture and Politics pulls together a collection of vivid essays from critical international relations scholars in a stimulating analysis of music and culture. The book uses music and sound as a primary source of investigation to unpack political and cultural themes in a contemporary global world.

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Essays by scholars from around the world explore the means by which music's long-acknowledged potential to persuade, seduce, indoctrinate, rouse, incite, or even silence listeners, has been used to advance agendas of power and protest. As a whole, the book offers any reggae fan a deeper understanding of the cultural, social and political relevance of this classic music.

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