Sound's Weight by Robert Costic
Approx. 16,440 words.
Published on July 5, 2013.
Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism.
"Sound's Weight" encourages readers to think about music politically and politics musically. Tracing the history of Western music as a process in which taste is dictated by politics, this extended essay advocates for a way of thinking and living liberated by the confines of calculated interests.