Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2016

348 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190628451

Bookseller Code (06)


Affect and Intuition in Javanese Musical Aesthetics

Marc Benamou

AMS Studies in Music

  • Most thorough treatment to date of "rasa," the all-important concept at the heart of Javanese aesthetics
  • Encompasses theories of musical perception and cognition, as well as meaning and expression in music
  • Based on actual conversations with musicians

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