Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 December 2019

324 Pages | 42 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190080204

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Enacting Musical Time

The Bodily Experience of New Music

Mariusz Kozak

Oxford Studies in Music Theory

  • Addresses the nature of musical time from the perspective of embodied and enacted cognition
  • Explores the body's natural mobility and its affective dispositions as resources for shaping our understanding of musical phenomena
  • Presents analyses of contemporary Western art music in ways that invite the reader to actively participate in the creation of musical structure