Redam mai jos rezumatul în engleză al articolului intitulat PASIUNEA PENTRU MUZICĂ A MUZICIENILOR AMATORI – O analiză sociologică calitativă semnat de Luiza Mihaela Pamfil (Avrigeanu), studentă a Facultăţii de Arte a Universităţii Spiru Haret. Coordonator ştiinţific: Conf. univ. dr. Georgeta Pinghiriac. Articolul va apărea în Analele Universităţii Spiru Haret – Seria Arte (Muzică, Teatru), Nr. 7/2014.
Music has very strong social nuances being involved in most of the activities individuals engage in everyday life. And the aims music usually has when being played depend on contexts, situations, and persons’ sensitivity towards listening, and/or performing certain genres of music. Music provides additional significance to actions, happenings and lives themselves for some individuals, more than for others, this paper choosing to focus hereinafter on the significances amateur musicians (music performers to a certain extent) offer to music, even though having chosen other educational and career paths.