The philosophy of music

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2008)
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This is an overview of analytic philosophy of music. It is in five sections, as follows: 1. What Is Music? 2. Musical Ontology 3. Music and the Emotions 4. Understanding Music 5. Music and Value

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