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By Elaine King, Anthony Gritten

Development at the insights of the 1st quantity on song and Gesture (Gritten and King, Ashgate 2006), the reason for this sequel quantity is twofold: first, to elucidate the way the topic is constant to take form via highlighting either relevant and constructing traits, in addition to well known and no more widespread components of research; moment, to supply substitute and complementary insights into the actual parts of the topic articulated within the first quantity. The 13 chapters are established in a extensive narrative trajectory relocating from thought to perform, embracing Western and non-Western practices, actual and digital gestures, dwell and recorded performances, actual and acoustic gestures, visible and auditory conception, between different issues of topical curiosity. the most components of enquiry comprise psychobiology; conception and cognition; philosophy and semiotics; undertaking; ensemble paintings and solo piano enjoying. the amount is meant to advertise and stimulate extra study in Musical Gesture reports.

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