digital culture

When Two Bricks Are Placed Carefully Together

When Two Bricks Are Placed Carefully Together

When Two Bricks Are Placed Carefully Together

Counterpoint in music – as much a concept as a technique – has been with us for centuries, from the twelfth-century vocal music of Léonin to the playlists on our iPods. But what is really at the heart of the idea?

Published on 23 May 2011

Garrett Sholdice is a composer and a director of the music production company Ergodos.

Editorial: Futures entwined

Editorial: Futures entwined

The direct impact the new digital culture is having on music, in terms of access, dissemination and copyright, is well documented, but the indirect impact less so.

Published on 1 June 2010

Toner Quinn is founder and publisher of The Journal of Music. He will perform a solo fiddle concert at the The Little Museum of Dublin on 29 January 2015. Visit http://www.tonerquinn.com

Editorial: A Model Business

Editorial: A Model Business

The search for a sustainable business model for the producing and selling of music in the digital age persists, but it is crippled by a narrow view of the internet.

Published on 1 February 2010

Toner Quinn is founder and publisher of The Journal of Music. He will perform a solo fiddle concert at the The Little Museum of Dublin on 29 January 2015. Visit http://www.tonerquinn.com