Nacional Music, Nationalist Music, or Ecuadorian Music?

En camino hacia una construcción conceptual

  • Marcia Vasco


This article approaches the general definitions of “music”, its nature from an evolutionary point of view and its being a characteristic feature of the human species. From a cultural perspective, music is analyzed as a language and as an expression of identity. Finally, by means of interviews held with outstanding musicologists and researchers, this article intends to shed light on the definitions of national music, nationalist music and Ecuadorian music.

Jan 18, 2019
How to Cite
VASCO, Marcia. Nacional Music, Nationalist Music, or Ecuadorian Music?. Colloquia, Academic Journal of Culture and Thought, [S.l.], v. 5, p. 18-42, jan. 2019. ISSN 1390-8731. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 25 may 2024. doi: