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Questions Concerning Music Technology

From Heidegger's View to Feenberg's Subversive Rationalization


Agostino Di Scipio

1. Dimensions of Music Technology

2. The Standard vs. the Heretical Notion of Technology

3. Heidegger's View

4. Technological Understanding of Being

5. Artists Prepare a Free Relation to Technology

6. Questioning Heidegger

7. Feenberg's Notion of Technological Determinism

8. Music Composing and The Deterministic Mindset

9. Technological Indeterminism and Subversive Rationalization

10. Cognitive Relevance of Music Technology

11. Two Issues In Computer Music System Design

12. Technology and the Ethics of Music Composing

13. Conclusion