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Drabkin, William () Review. Kofi Agawu, Playing with signs: a semiotic interpretation of classical music. Music Analysis, 11, Robert S. Hatten; Kofi Agawu. Playing with Signs: A Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music. Princeton: Princeton University Press, and. Read Playing with Signs by V. Kofi Agawu by V. Kofi Agawu by V. Kofi Agawu for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android.

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Book ratings by Goodreads. Playing with Signs proposes a listener-oriented theory of Classic instrumental music that encompasses its two most fundamental communicative dimensions: By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Although addressed primarily to readers interested in musical analysis, the book opens up fruitful avenues for further research into musical semiotics, aesthetics, and Classicism.

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Playing with Signs : A Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music

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