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8. From Thales to Berio: Water as a Common Theme of Philosophy, Physics, and Music

Rossella Marisi
Published Online: 2016-04-04 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/rae-2016-0008


Listening to a music piece may trigger memories, give origin to reflections about the physical state of matter, and retrace the development of ancient philosophical thought. This article proposes an interdisciplinary path of active learning - encompassing music education, philosophy, biology, physics, and psychology - which can be realized, choosing an appropriate approach, in both primary and secondary schools.

Keywords: Berio; Debussy; interdisciplinary project; Liszt; Ravel; water


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Published Online: 2016-04-04

Published in Print: 2016-03-01

Citation Information: Review of Artistic Education, Volume 11, Issue 1, Pages 66–72, ISSN (Online) 2501-238X, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/rae-2016-0008.

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© 2016 Rossella Marisi, published by De Gruyter Open. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 3.0 License. BY-NC-ND 3.0

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