Benslow Music Courses And Concerts

The Oak Project, with a judging panel including musicians Martyn Ware, Sam Lee, Supriya Nagarajan and poet Zena Edwards, are in search for a piece of original music that tunes into nature – helping to highlight the need for a new relationship with nature and provide vital support for young creative practitioners. A calm and beautiful selection of the most powerful sounds for relaxation. Enjoy 10 hours of peaceful ocean, nature, and meditation sounds. Perfect for various activities including working out, airplane rides, creative work, rest, and motivation.

Lastly, we present the work of Katerina Mazokopaki, a developmental psychologist who is a pianist and teacher of piano playing. She made a study of babies in Crete with her professor, Giannis Kugiumutzakis, an expert in analysis of imitative games with newborns . The babies were left alone in a familiar place at home amusing themselves.

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Listening To Nature’s Music

Interested readers ought to search out recent recordings of the Catalogue by Haakon Austbö (Naxos ), the “Livre Du Saint-Sacrement” by Hans-Ola Ericsson (BIS 491; also contains 24 birdsong recordings), and the “Oiseaux exotiques” and different pieces by Yvonne Loriod (Koch-Schwann ). There are many other good recordings additionally obtainable of relevant works by this influential composer.

Elizabeth Eva Leach, Sung Birds: Music, Nature, And Poetry In The Later Middle Ages. Ithaca, N.y., A…

The anthropologist and ethnologist Claude Lévi-Strauss draws consideration of linguists to the structured ‘uncooked’ emotive power of music (beyond what words could also be ‘cooked’ to say). Pulse – a regular succession via time of discrete actions (which can, for example, be used to create sound for music, or to create motion with music – dance) utilizing our felt sense of acting which enables the ‘future-creating’ predictive process by which a person might anticipate or create … Read More