An introduction to music research
An introduction to music research

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An introduction to music research

3.3 Images

Images of interest to musicologists encompass a wide variety of sources, and may include items as varied as abstract art, illustrations in a medieval manuscript, stage decorations, photographs of composers and their working environments, or the covers of records and compact discs (to name but a few).

Activity 8

Read a couple of the following ‘research stories’ by members of the music department, and compare the ways in which they use images in their work:

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