[Good Music] Kindle ò John J. Sheinbaum
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Over the past two centuries Western culture has largely valorized a particular kind of “good” music highly serious wondrously deep stylistically culture has largely valorized a particular kind of “good” music highly serious wondrously deep stylistically heroically created and strikingly Original And At The and at the time has marginalized music that does not live up to those deals In Good Music John J Sheinbaum explores these traditional models for valuing music By engag. Ing examples such as Handel Oratorios Beethoven And Mahler Symphonies Beethoven and Mahler symphonies mprovisations Bruce Springsteen and prog rock he argues that metaphors of perfection do justice to neither the strengths nor the assumed weaknesses of the music n uestion Instead he proposes an alternative model of where abstract notions of virtue need not dictate our understan.
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