Chamber music and organization theory: some typical organizational phenomena seen under the microscope

  title={Chamber music and organization theory: some typical organizational phenomena seen under the microscope},
  author={Luigi Maria Sicca},
  journal={Studies in Cultures, Organizations and Societies},
  pages={145 - 168}
  • L. M. Sicca
  • Published 2000
  • Sociology
  • Studies in Cultures, Organizations and Societies
In this paper I suggest, on the one hand, that organization theory offers an interpretation of the reality of arts producing organizations and, on the other, that the empirical analysis of these realities can supply new input for organization theory. As a practical example of artistic production I refer to an international chamber music festival. Close inspection of chamber music will reveal characteristics that apply to any type of organization. I begin by looking at the nature of arts… Expand
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