ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Music / Ethnomusicology

The Tangible in Music: The Tactile Learning of a Musical Instrument

| £66.62 | €74.92 | Ca$108.08 | Au$106.66
by Marko Aho
What is this?DRM-EPUB by download  |  $79.95
What is this?DRM-PDF by download  |  $79.95
add to wish list
The Tangible in Music: The Tactile Learning of a Musical Instrument by Marko Aho

In the age of digital music it seems striking that so many of us still want to produce music concretely with our bodies, through the movement of our limbs, lungs and fingers, in contact with those materials and objects which are capable of producing sounds. The huge sales figures of musical instruments in the global market, and the amount of time and effort people of all ages invest in mastering the tools of music, make it clear that playing musical instruments is an important phenomenon in human life. By combining the findings made in music psychology and performative ethnomusicology, Marko Aho shows how playing a musical instrument, and the pleasure musicians get from it, emerges from an intimate dialogue between the personally felt body and the sounding instrument. An introduction to the general aspects of the tactile resources of musical instruments, musical style and the musician is followed by an analysis of the learning process of the regional kantele style of the Perho river valley in Finnish Central Ostrobothnia.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 843778

Ebook Details
Pages: 182
Size: 8.6 MB
Publisher: Routledge
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781315526997 (DRM-EPUB)
9781315527000 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

Territory Restrictions
This ebook will only be sold to customers with a billing address in:

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Education > Teaching Methods & Materials > Arts & Humanities
Nonfiction > Music > Ethnomusicology

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016