musicology musicology

Definition(s):

  • (n) the scholarly and scientific study of music

Usage(s):

  1. This fall, when the university's administrators tried to introduce a program in musicology and performing arts, the campus erupted in protest.
  2. Nonetheless, he kept up his music, earning a master's degree in piano at New York City's Juilliard School and doing doctoral-level work in musicology at Columbia University.
  3. After earning a master's degree in musicology from Boston College, he signed up as a stagehand with the touring Metropolitan Opera from 1949 to 1952.

News

  • Mixtape: DJ Jazzy Jeff & Mick Boogie 'Summertime Vol. 4'

    DJ Jazzy Jeff and Mick Boogie drop their annual summertime mixtape, Summertime Vol. 4 . The project, now in its fourth installment, is a cool 44 tracks and features an intro from Talib Kweli. Remixes of Eykah Badu's "On & On," Sade's "Cherish the Day", Jill Scott's "A Long Walk," Prince's "Musicology," Ma$e's "Tell Me" and more provide for some smooth summer listening on the ears. “Jeff created ...
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

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