Groove: A Phenomenology of Rhythmic Nuance by Tiger C. Roholt

By Tiger C. Roholt

Written via an skilled drummer and thinker, Groove is a bright and fascinating examine of 1 of music's so much valuable and comparatively unexplored points. Tiger C. Roholt explains why grooves, that are solid in music's rhythmic nuances, stay hidden to a couple listeners. He argues that grooves should not graspable in the course of the mind nor via mere listening; really, grooves are disclosed via our bodily engagement with song. We grab a groove physically via relocating with music's pulsations. via invoking the French thinker Maurice Merleau-Ponty's proposal of "motor intentionality," Roholt indicates that the "feel" of a groove, and the certainty of it, are facets of a coin: to "get" a groove simply is to understand it physically and to think that embodied comprehension.

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Groove: A Phenomenology of Rhythmic Nuance

Written via an skilled drummer and thinker, Groove is a vibrant and interesting research of 1 of music's such a lot crucial and comparatively unexplored facets. Tiger C. Roholt explains why grooves, that are cast in music's rhythmic nuances, stay hidden to a few listeners. He argues that grooves aren't graspable during the mind nor via mere listening; particularly, grooves are disclosed via our physically engagement with track.

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