In this series I study various key Bible passages that deal with the function, meaning, and impact of music. As well as considering the immediate context of the material, I also draw out principles and suggestions that are relevant to enhancing our understanding and use of music and the arts today, including noise music.
Music’s Pervasive Tendrils! – Music, music, everywhere. Introduction to the series.
First Father of Music – Ancient strings and pipes. The first mention of music in the Bible has several surprises in store for the modern reader.
(As the introductory article makes clear, there is a huge range of topics to be considered under this heading. With so many other article series on the go I have no idea when I will get around to expanding the content here.)