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Unformatted text preview: • Inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche’s philosophical novel Active vs. Passive listening and Intramusical and Extramusical features • Each of the three compositions may be apprehended for the “sheer joy” of music (passive) without understanding technical or historic details • Is this an aesthetic experience? Chapter 2 – Rhythm • The organization of time in music • Divides long spans of time into smaller units • Gives a shape, or profile to the melody • Provides vitality and definition to a melody...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2010 for the course MUSIC 10026 taught by Professor Safd during the Spring '10 term at California Coast University.
- Spring '10