Drabkin, William () Review. Kofi Agawu, Playing with signs: a semiotic interpretation of classical music. Music Analysis, 11, Robert S. Hatten; Kofi Agawu. Playing with Signs: A Semiotic Interpretation of Classic Music. Princeton: Princeton University Press, and. Read Playing with Signs by V. Kofi Agawu by V. Kofi Agawu by V. Kofi Agawu for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android.
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Originally published in The book draws on examples from works by Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven to show that the explicitly referential, even theatrical, surface of Classic music derives from a play with signs. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.
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