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Jazz in Worship and Worship in Jazz: Exploring the musical language of Liturgical, Sacred, and Spiritual Jazz in a Postsecular Age


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Title: Jazz in Worship and Worship in Jazz: Exploring the musical language of Liturgical, Sacred, and Spiritual Jazz in a Postsecular Age
Authors: Steinmetz, Uwe
E-mail: mail@uwesteinmetz.net
Issue Date: 21-May-2021
University: Göteborgs universitet. Konstnärliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts
Institution: Academy of Music and Drama ; Högskolan för scen och musik
Date of Defence: 2021-06-11
Disputation: Fredagen den 11 juni 2021 kl 14:00 i Artisten, Fågelsången 1, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: 86
ArtMonitor
Keywords: Religious Jazz
Postsecularity
Spiritual Jazz
Christian Music
Sacred Music
George Russell
Twelve Tone Tonality in Jazz
Abstract: The aim of this dissertation is to identify musical elements that contribute to the generation of religious meaning in jazz performance and to explore how religious experience can inspire jazz composition. In this study, the history of jazz, specifically tailored to the aspects of my inquiry is imbricated with relevant theories and musical interventions from my own artistic practice in composition and performance. In addition to artistic research through my own practice as a performer and compo... more
ISBN: 978-91-8009-386-6 (printed)
978-91-8009-387-3 (digital)
Description: Faculty opponent: Melvin L Butler, PhD, professor in music, University of Miami, Florida, USA. For sounding music see Research Catalogue Exposition available at: Uwe Steinmetz, ‘Jazz in Worship and Worship in Jazz‘, Research Catalogue (2021) https://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/1216772/1216773/0/0 The public defences take place virtually via Zoom Due to restrictions in connection with COVID-19, the public defences take place using a video link (the Zoom webinar tool), where participants need access to a computer and a network. All participants will be given the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the public defence, via Zoom. Video link will be available from 9 June 2021 at this page: https://www.gu.se/evenemang/disputation-uwe-steinmetz-musikalisk-gestaltning
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/68393
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