Volume 18, 2017
Hye Young Kim
Melody, Rhythm, Time
Phenomenology of Music in Augustine, Brentano, and Husserl
This paper examines the phenomenon of (understanding) music in relation to time and time-consciousness based on the philosophies of Augustine, Brentano and Husserl. They analyzed music, or more precisely, the melody of tones and rhythm in their theories of time and time-consciousness, because the process of perceiving music uncloaks the phenomenon of time-understanding.