Is life a box of chocolates? Is time a river? Is the mind a machine?
.....physical sensations as warmth or hunger become reference music is partly a metaphorical act, it involves our seeing how one musical event is transformed into another
Metaphorical interpretation also expands outward.
A composition, for example, creates a physical ''metaphor'' in the listener's body,oints, the mind its perceptions ......
A truth exists, to which they must answer to make sense of the music's arguments and internal life.
drawing by marguerita