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  • adj. Of or pertaining to musicology

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  • adj. of or relating to musicology


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  • For years it merely lurked, a curiosity in musicological imagination - accruing stickiness when a reissue landed Slim Gaillard's "Chicken Rhythm" in my iPod (almost wrote 'I myPod', which sounds like a novel by Isaac Asimov) and a fortuitous shuffle placed it back-to-back with The Meters '"Chicken Strut".

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  • It has to do with what you might call the musicological counter-reformation — the reaction against the New Musicology and various other revisionist strains.

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  • Princeton University might have borrowed the rubric the Bard Music Festival uses for its composer explorations and called the musicological conference it held last weekend "Taruskin and His World."

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  • Set in the round inside a former Victorian market hall, the Icelandic singer's latest project – Biophilia – feels less like a traditional gig, and more of a demonstration of whizz-bang musicological ideas.

    Björk: Biophilia – review

  • There are a lot of great musicians out there, but my fear is that jazz is going to become some sort of musicological novelty music rather than a sustainable art form.

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  • Today, we take a musicological stab at getting to the bottom of an enduring mystery: when exactly John H. Watson, M.D., late of the Army Medical Department, met Sherlock Holmes.

    A three pipe problem

  • Still no consensus, surprisingly enough — I thought after Ellen Harris's book the musicological world would be riled up enough to settle it once and for all.

    How vain is man, who boasts in fight

  • Now this is hardly the most musicological of topics, and as for lyrical content goes you might want to come back in a week.

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  • Whatever the musicological arguments for or against a fortepiano may be in these works, it is fascinating to hear how the instrument changes the way the three viola da gamba sonatas and excerpts from "The Well-Tempered Clavier" sound.

    Album reviews: 17th century works for viola da gamba

  • Vanessa Agnew has recently been developing an ethno-musicological account of how this topic came to have such importance from about the time of Charles Burney's musical travel writing in the

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