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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Language, music, and the brain: a resource-sharing framework

Aniruddh D. Patel.

in Language and Music as Cognitive Systems

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 9090 words.

This chapter discusses a theoretical framework for the cognitive study of music-language relations called resource sharing. Resource sharing makes a basic conceptual distinction between...

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Strategies for sight-reading and improvising music

AARON WILLIAMON.

in Musical Excellence

June 2004; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 8415 words.

This chapter focuses on strategies for sight-reading and improvising music. The abilities to read fluently at sight and improvise convincingly hold a curious and somewhat paradoxical...

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Technology, Creativity, and the Social in Algorithmic Music

Christopher Haworth.

in The Oxford Handbook of Algorithmic Music

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 10571 words.

This chapter surveys developments in the sociology of art and theories of mediation to examine the contribution of technical devices and institutions to musical creativity. In particular,...

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The Social and Applied Psychology of Music

Adrian North and David Hargreaves.

April 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 496 pages.

Music is universal. As a successor to the book The Social Psychology of Music, this book aims to provide social psychological answers to the numerous questions concerning music. Given the...

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Graeme Gibson

Michael B. Bakan.

in Speaking for Ourselves

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 7254 words.

Graeme Gibson is a man of many talents. He curates an online museum of more than four hundred world music instruments, plays many of those instruments himself, designs and builds others,...

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Dance It, Film It, Share It

Sangita Shresthova.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 7421 words.

On November 27, 2011, a flash mob took place in the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) train station in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, as a group of mostly young people performed a dance set...

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Tactical Citizenship

Eric Kluitenberg.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 7833 words.

Participatory cultures attempt to lift citizens out of individual isolation to engage them in processes of communal exchange, creating forms of sociality that enable new forms of the...

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Future research directions for music and sound in multimedia

Siu-Lan Tan, Annabel J. Cohen, Scott D. Lipscomb and Roger A. Kendall.

in The Psychology of Music in Multimedia

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Social Psychology. 7817 words.

The final chapter explores future research directions in a world where multimedia is increasingly pervasive, technology is rapidly advancing, and team scholarship is becoming the order of...

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The Psychology of Music in Multimedia

Edited by Siu-Lan Tan, Annabel J. Cohen, Scott D. Lipscomb and Roger A. Kendall.

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Social Psychology. 456 pages.

This book focuses on the growing body of empirical research investigating the cognition of musical multimedia, with an emphasis on temporally organized auditory and visual structures....

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Bek, Mikuláš

Petr Macek.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Contemporary Music. 464 words.

(b Šternberk, 22 April 1964). Czech musicologist. He studied musicology with Jiří Vysloužil, Jiří Fukač, and Miloš Štědroň at Brno University. Then he worked at the Faculty of Arts, Charles...

Music

Edited by Bruce Gustafson.

P ublished online June 2011 .

Research Guide. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy.

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

Ireland

Axel Klein.

in Music

P ublished online September 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 16337 words.

As one of the natural consequences of the general upsurge of musicology in Ireland since the early 1990s, Irish musical bibliography has met with increasing interest. Before this time,...

Music Sustainability

Catherine Grant.

in Music

P ublished online March 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7084 words.

The sustainability of music is an emerging—or rather, reemerging—theme in ethnomusicological research. Early studies in that discipline centered on documenting musical traditions feared...

Fugue

Paul Walker.

in Music

P ublished online June 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 12427 words.

The word fugue (fuga in Latin, Fuge in German) has been applied to music continuously since the late Middle Ages, and so has inevitably undergone a great number of transformations in aning....

Classification of Musical Instruments

Bronia Kornhauser.

in Music

P ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 12904 words.

The classification of musical instruments, the oldest system of which dates back at least four millennia, is one of the many manifestations of the human need to bring order to chaos. Order,...

Classification of Musical Instruments

Bronia Kornhauser.

in Music

P ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 12904 words.

The classification of musical instruments, the oldest system of which dates back at least four millennia, is one of the many manifestations of the human need to bring order to chaos. Order,...

Classical Era

Bertil van Boer.

in Music

P ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 4544 words.

Perhaps the shortest and yet most prolific period in music history is the Classical Era. Traditionally, it has been roughly defined as the last half of the 18th century, e.g., from the...

Arnold Schoenberg

Sabine Feisst.

in Music

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 11521 words.

Arnold Schoenberg (b. 1874–d. 1951) gained fame as a musical innovator and pioneer of modernism in 20th-century Western music, with his highly chromatic and densely structured tonal pieces,...