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The Resource Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music, edited by Michael Tenzer and John Roeder

Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music, edited by Michael Tenzer and John Roeder

Label
Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music
Title
Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Tenzer and John Roeder
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analytical and Cross-Cultural Studies in World Music presents intriguing explanations of extraordinary musical creations from diverse cultures across the world. All the authors are experts, deeply engaged in the traditions they describe. They recount the contexts in which the music is created and performed, and then hone in on elucidating how the music works as sound in process. Accompanying the explanatory prose is a wealth of diagrams, transcriptions, recordings, and (online) multimedia presentations, all intended to convey the richness, beauty, and ingenuity of their subjects. The music ran
Dewey number
780.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Tenzer, Michael
  • Roeder, John
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  • World music
  • World music
Label
Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music, edited by Michael Tenzer and John Roeder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Contents; About the Companion Website; INTRODUCTION; PART l: Analytical Encounters with Music in Diverse Cultures; CHAPTER 1. Surface and Deep Structure in the Tôgaku Ensemble of Japanese Court Music (Gagaku); CHAPTER 2. Form, Counterpoint, and Meaning in a Fourteenth-Century French Courtly Song; CHAPTER 3. Nuances of Continual Variation in the Brazilian Pagode Song "Sorriso Aberto"; CHAPTER 4. Thelonious Monk's Harmony, Rhythm, and Pianism; CHAPTER 5. Dynamics of Melodic Discourse in Indian Music: Budhaditya Mukherjee's Alap in Rag Puriya-Kalyan
Control code
ocn763156924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (472 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199874705
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156924
Label
Analytical and cross-cultural studies in world music, edited by Michael Tenzer and John Roeder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Contents; About the Companion Website; INTRODUCTION; PART l: Analytical Encounters with Music in Diverse Cultures; CHAPTER 1. Surface and Deep Structure in the Tôgaku Ensemble of Japanese Court Music (Gagaku); CHAPTER 2. Form, Counterpoint, and Meaning in a Fourteenth-Century French Courtly Song; CHAPTER 3. Nuances of Continual Variation in the Brazilian Pagode Song "Sorriso Aberto"; CHAPTER 4. Thelonious Monk's Harmony, Rhythm, and Pianism; CHAPTER 5. Dynamics of Melodic Discourse in Indian Music: Budhaditya Mukherjee's Alap in Rag Puriya-Kalyan
Control code
ocn763156924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (472 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199874705
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156924

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