Musica e memoria
Music and memory

published in July - December 2014 - pH - issue n.2
Daniela Puzzo, Agostino Palmeri

Music (from Greek lotrijg, musıˇca) is the art of alternating sound and silence to generate a harmonic language, which according to classical philosophers reflects the perfection of the universe and its eternal circular movement, mirroring the perpetual motion of the planets as described in Dante’s Paradise.