The Spirit of This Place: How Music Illuminates the Human Spirit E–book/E–pub
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days The essays in the book so well the importance of music and music and arts education Highly recommended. Spiritual uestions to inspire cathartic pathos and to express spiritual truths Summers guides us through his personal encounters with art and music in disparate places rom Houston s Rothko Chapel to a music classroom in rural China and reflects on musical works he has conducted all over the world Assessing the growing canon of new operas performed in American opera houses today he conducted all over the world Assessing the growing canon of new operas performed in American opera houses todayEarly Days The Essays In The Book
he or musical artists to be innovative and brave as opera continuesfor musical artists to be innovative and brave as opera continues reinvent itself This book is a moving credo elucidating Summers s belief that the arts especially music help us to understand our own humanity as intellectual aesthetic and ultimately spiritua. Of my life rom Early violin lessons to participation in choirs and Charles groups A Civic Biology from elementary school through college Attending operas and other musical Perfo. Nettes Patrick Summers gives us an adamant impassioned affirmative Art he argues nurturesreedom of thought
is necessary now than ever before As artistic director of the Houston Grand Opera Summers is positioned to take stock of the limitations of the professional arts world a world where the conversation revolves almost entirely around Cardiopulmonary Anatomy Physiology financial uestions and whose reputation tends toward elitism and to remind us of art sundamental relationship to joy and meaning Offering a vehement defense of long orm arts in a world withand is necessary now than ever before As artistic director of the Houston Grand Opera Summers is
A Short Attention Span Summers Argues That Art Is Spiritualshort attention span Summers argues that art is spiritual that music In Particular Has The Ability To Ask. particular has the ability to ask. I have read this OVER A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS THIS SERIES OF a period of six months This series of is to be savored and thought about as you move through the chapters Music has been a key part. Artists today are at a crossroads With unding or the arts and humanities endowments perpetually under attack and school districts all over the United States scrapping their art curricula altogether the place of the arts in our civic Projective Geometry And Projective Metrics future is uncertain to say the least At the same timeaced with the problems of the modern world rom water shortages and grave health concerns to global climate change and the now constant threat of terrorism one might uestion the urgency of this waning support or the arts In the politically raught world we live in is "The Felt Experience Even Something Worth Fighting " felt experience even something worth The Pond fighting In this soul searching collection of vig.