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The new sound-sphere is global. It ripples at great speed across languages, ideologies, frontiers and races.... The economics of t ...
Music and dancing (the more's the pity) have become so closely associated with ideas of riot and debauchery among the less cultiva ...
The distinction between the two types of art is a difference of density rather than of species. In the same number of bars of Beet ...
During the cattle drives, Texas cowboy music came into national significance. Its practical purpose is well known--it was used pri ...
Today, music heralds ... the establishment of a society of repetition in which nothing will happen anymore.
If music in general is an imitation of history, opera in particular is an imitation of human willfulness; it is rooted in the fact ...
A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to
become.
If music and sweet poetry agree,
As they must needs (the sister and the brother),
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Let's face the music and dance.
There be none of beauty's daughters
With a magic like thee;
And like music on the waters
Is thy sweet voice to me:
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