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By Jairo Moreno

Jairo Moreno adapts the methodologies and nomenclature of Foucault’s "archaeology of information" and applies it via person case reviews to the theoretical writings of Zarlino, Descartes, Rameau, and Weber. His end summarizes the conditions―musical, philosophical, and historical―that "make a undeniable kind of thought of song precious and attainable on the time it emerges."

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