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The Occult Arts of Music: An Esoteric Survey from Pythagoras to Pop Culture David Huckvale

The Occult Arts of Music: An Esoteric Survey from Pythagoras to Pop Culture

David Huckvale

Published September 12th 2013
ISBN : 9780786473243
Paperback
217 pages
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Occult traditions have inspired considerable musical ingenuity over the centuries, as well as some undeniable masterpieces. From the Pythagorean concept of a music of the spheres to the occult subculture of 20th-century pop and rock, music has oftenMoreOccult traditions have inspired considerable musical ingenuity over the centuries, as well as some undeniable masterpieces. From the Pythagorean concept of a music of the spheres to the occult subculture of 20th-century pop and rock, music has often attempted to express mystical states of mind, cosmic harmony, the demonic and the divine--nowhere more so, perhaps, than in the music for occult and science fiction films such as The Mephisto Waltz, The Devil Rides Out, Star Trek, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, The Omen and The Exorcist.