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The Resource Listen : a history of our ears, Peter Szendy ; preceded by Ascoltando by Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell

Listen : a history of our ears, Peter Szendy ; preceded by Ascoltando by Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell

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Listen : a history of our ears
Title
Listen
Title remainder
a history of our ears
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Peter Szendy ; preceded by Ascoltando by Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell
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  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In this intimate meditation on listening, Peter Szendy examines what the role of the listener is, and has been, through the centuries. The role of the composer is clear, as is the role of the musician, but where exactly does the listener stand in relation to the music s/he listens to? What is the responsibility of the listener? Does a listener have any rights, as the author and composer have copyright? Szendy explains his love of musical arrangement (since arrangements allow him to listen to someone listening to music), and wonders whether it is possible in other ways to convey to others how w
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Listen : a history of our ears, Peter Szendy ; preceded by Ascoltando by Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell
Label
Listen : a history of our ears, Peter Szendy ; preceded by Ascoltando by Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x002m
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-160)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
Prelude and address. I'm listening -- Author's rights, listener's rights (journal of our ancestors) -- Writing our listenings: arrangement, translation, criticism -- Our instruments for listening before the law (second journal entry) -- Listening (to listening): the making of the modern ear -- Plastic listening
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1 online resource (xiii, 160 pages)
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Isbn
9780823228010
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Media type code
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illustrations
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