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Popular Musics of the Non-Western World: An Introductory Survey
Manuel, Peter
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Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of... [More...]


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The Power of Black Music: Interpreting Its History from Africa to the United States
Floyd, Samuel a. Jr.
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Bold and original, The Power of Black Music offers a new way of listening to the music of black America, and appreciating its profound contribution to all American music. Striving to break down the barriers that remain between high art and low art, it... [More...]


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Modern Jews and Their Musical Agendas
Mendelsohn, Ezra
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This volume examines music's place in the process of Jewish assimilation into the modern European bourgeoisie and the role assigned to music in forging a new Jewish Israeli national identity, in maintaining a separate Sephardic identity, and in preserving a... [More...]


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Holy Brotherhood: Romani Music in a Hungarian Pentecostal Church
Lange, Barbara Rose
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Holy Brotherhood: Romani Music in a Hungarian Pentecostal Church is a musical ethnography of a religious community. After the end of socialism, different ethnic groups in Hungary harbored antagonism toward one another. In one Pentecostal church in Pecs,... [More...]


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Teaching Music Globally: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture
Campbell, Patricia Shehan
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Carnival Music in Trinidad: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture [With CD]
Dudley, Shannon
Paperback: $81.84 [98,210₩]
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Designed for undergraduates with little or no background in world music, Music in Trinidad is one of several volumes that can be used along with Thinking Musically, the main book in the Global Music Series, in any introductory world music or ethnomusicology... [More...]


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Fiddler on the Move: Exploring the Klezmer World Book & CD
Slobin, Mark
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Fiddler on the Move places klezmer music squarely within American music studies, cultural studies, and ethnomusicology. Neither a chronology nor a comprehensive survey, the book describes a variety of approaches and perspectives for coming to terms with the... [More...]


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World Musics in Context: A Comprehensive Survey of the World's Major Musical Cultures
Fletcher, Peter
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In part a compendium of information currently available, in part a dialectical examination of musical causation and function, this book contains a wide-ranging survey of musics of the world, in historical and social contexts, from ancient times to the... [More...]


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Music in the English Courtly Masque 1604-1640
Walls, Peter
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Those privileged enough to attend performances of masques at court in the early seventeenth century invariably commented on the sumptuousness of the music (and often had little to say about the literary aspects of the entertainments). Yet our view of the... [More...]


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Music in the Jewish Community of Palestine 1880-1948: A Social History
Hirshberg, Jehoash
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This book presents a social history of the music of the Jewish community in Palestine from the beginnings of Jewish immigration to Palestine in 1880 to the declaration of the State of Israel in 1948. The story is a fascinating case study of a small society... [More...]


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