Being Human

Random occasional musings on life, the universe and everything...

Thoughts from São Paulo

Participation in active music-making can be a way of enacting human rights which individuals or groups of people might be otherwise deprived of, including the right to be ‘free and equal in dignity’, to experience a ‘spirit of brotherhood’, to be part of a ‘family’, and to enjoy ‘rest and leisure’ (United Nations 1948).

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A New Lexicon?

how do we actually know the value of music? Is the experience generated through our senses enough? How arts and culture are experienced may be essential to understanding their value, but is it sufficient? I suggest not.

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