Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by azz at 2005-10-10 09:37
"It also differs from most other types of Western music in its rejection of harmony as a primary musical parameter. Its use of pitch is typically restricted, with the majority of musical development taking place instead in the realms of rhythm, meter, texture, and timbre."
Quite an interesting read.
(Well, if you understand a bit of music-theory jargon and find that sort of stuff interesting.)