Jeanette Bicknell on the difference between singing and speaking

May 31, 2020 - 178 vizualizações

Jeanette Bicknell is a Canadian philosopher of music and an independent scholar based in Toronto. She has published two books: Why Music Moves Us? (Macmillan, 2009) and The Philosophy of Song and Singing (Routledge, 2015). She has very recently co-edited a volume of essays, together with Carolyn Korsmeyer, and Jennifer Judkins, Philosophical Perspectives on Ruins, Monuments, and Memorials (Routledge, 2020); as well as Song, Songs and Singing (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013), with John Andrew Fisher; and has also written several papers on art and music, with special focus on song.