Music Theory provides a practical discipline to study the methods and concepts used to create music.
Virtually all types of music forms are being written today. Technology continues to play an important role in the development of 21st century music. Composers use recording tapes as a compositional tool. Electronically generated sounds are used both on their own and in combination with traditional instruments. Some are manipulating the performance of instruments in real time.
The Psychology of Musical Preferences Do you believe that a peek into your music collection will provide clues as to your character? Do your musical preferences reveal inner thoughts and feelings? Do you use music to manipulate your emotional states? Not surprisingly, there are two distinctly different opinions on the subject. The first is that… Read More ›
he Music Catalog at Yale lists over 70 musical forms in its basic glossary of musical terms (1).