The Listening Book By Byw.a Mathieu Essay
816 Words Nov 14th, 2016 4 Pages
Switching from feeling the music to actively joining in it, the author focuses on the description of resonance, a mixture of sound in order. By music, he means every produced or noticed rhythmic vibration, such as walking, electronic drones…Or maybe that is not enough, because silence is also an essential part of music.
The author then narrows the topic to the common sense ‘music’ practices, and provides some useful tips. For example, he suggests that practice is very important and we should make a plan and write down our future practice time. I will try this later as I always forget to practice my instrument. I am always too ‘busy’, busy to have fun with my friends or busy with my assignments, and I almost forgot my love for my instrument, qin, or zither, a seven-stringed traditional Chinese instrument. I love the wood, the texture, the timbre, and especially the feeling…