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    The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music: Origin, History, and Playing Styles by Dr. Swarn Lata    Louise Talma: A Life in Composition by Kendra Preston Leonard    Turbo-folk Music and Cultural Representations of National Identity in Former Yugoslavia by Uroš Cvoro    A Texas-Mexican Cancionero: Folksongs of the Lower Border by Americo Paredes    India's Kathak Dance in Historical Perspective by Margaret E. Walker    "Venceremos": Victor Jara and the New Chilean Song Movement by Gabriel San Roman    The Mexican American Orquesta: Music, Culture, and the Dialectic of Conflict by Manuel Peña    Singing For Life: HIV/AIDS and Music in Uganda by Gregory Barz    Representing African Music: Postcolonial Notes, Queries, Positions by Kofi Agawu    Tchaikovsky's Pathétique and Russian Culture by Marina Ritzarev    Men and Popular Music in Algeria: The Social Significance of Rai by Marc Schade-Poulsen    Zimbabwean Mbira Music on an International Stage: Chartwell Dutiro's Life in Music by Chartwell Dutiro    The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 5 by Francis James Child    The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 2 by Francis James Child    The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 4 by Francis James Child    The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 1 by Francis James Child    The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 3 by Francis James Child    Taarab Music in Zanzibar in the Twentieth Century: A Story of 'Old is Gold' and Flying Spirits by Janet Topp Fargion    Cuban Counterpoints: The Legacy of Fernando Ortiz by Mauricio A. Font    Traditional Songs of the Maori by Mervyn McLean & Margaret Orbell    Korean P'ansori Singing Tradition: Development, Authenticity, and Performance History by Yeonok Jang    Korean Musical Drama: P'ansori and the Making of Tradition in Modernity by Haekyung Um    To Tatau Waka by Mervyn McLean    Songs of Kaumatua by Dr. Mervyn McLean & Dr. Margaret Orbell    Cantaoras: Music, Gender and Identity in Flamenco Song by Loren Chuse    The Musical World of Halim El-Dabh by Denise Seachrist    Opera in the British Isles, 1875-1918 by Paul Rodmell    Wagner in Russia, Poland and the Czech Lands: Musical, Literary and Cultural Perspectives by Stephen Muir    Nagauta: The Heart of Kabuki Music by William P. Malm    Alaturka: Style in Turkish Music (1923-1938) by John Morgan O'Connell    Folk Songs Hawaii Sings: A Collection of Songs from Polynesia and Asia for Piano and Voice by John M. Kelly    From Kokopelli's to Electric Warriors: The Native American Culture of Music by Sandra Hale Schulman    The Book of Klezmer: The History, the Music, the Folklore by Yale Strom    Hymnal Companion to "Sound the Bamboo": Asian Hymns in Their Cultural and Liturgical Contexts by I-to Loh    British Women Composers and Instrumental Chamber Music in the Early Twentieth Century by Laura Seddon    Elvis Costello and Thatcherism: A Psycho-Social Exploration by David Pilgrim & Richard Ormrod    Music and Academia in Victorian Britain by Rosemary Golding    Music, Modernity and Locality in Prewar Japan: Osaka and Beyond by Hugh de Ferranti    Michael Jackson and the Blackface Mask by Harriet J. Manning    African Music: A People's Art by Francis Bebey    Invisible Now: Bob Dylan in the 1960s by John Hughes    Revival and Reconciliation: Sacred Music in the Making of European Modernity by Philip V. Bohlman    Confronting Silence: Selected Writings by Toru Takemitsu & Yoshiko Kakudo & Glenn Glasow    Hamish MacCunn (1868-1916): A Musical Life by Jennifer L. Oates    The History of Live Music in Britain, Volume I: 1950-1967: From Dance Hall to the 100 Club by Simon Frith & Matt Brennan    Making the Great Book of Songs: Compilation and the Author's Craft in Abû I-Faraj al-Isbahânî's Kitâb al-aghân by Hilary Kilpatrick    The Legacy of Cornelius Cardew by Tony Harris    Composing Ambiguity: The Early Music of Morton Feldman by Alistair Noble    Shpil: The Art of Playing Klezmer by Yale Strom    Frank Zappa and the And by Paul Carr
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Contemplating Shostakovich: Life, Music and Film by Alexander Ivashkin
Contemplating Shostakovich: Life, Music and Film

Contemplating Shostakovich marks an important new stage in the understanding of Shostakovich and his working environment. Each chapter covers aspects of the composer's output in the context of his life and cultural milieu. This invaluable collection offers
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Composing Ambiguity: The Early Music of Morton Feldman by Alistair Noble
Composing Ambiguity: The Early Music of Morton Feldman

Alistair Noble reveals key aspects of Morton Feldman's musical language as it developed during a crucial period in the early 1950s. Drawing models from primary sources, he shows that Feldman worked deliberately within a two-dimensional frame, allowing
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A Texas-Mexican Cancionero: Folksongs of the Lower Border by Americo Paredes
A Texas-Mexican Cancionero: Folksongs of the Lower Border

The folksongs of Texas's Mexican population pulsate with the lives of folk heroes, gringos, smugglers, generals, jailbirds, and beautiful women. In his cancionero, or songbook, Américo Paredes presents sixty-six of these songs in bilingual text-along
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Steel Drums and Steelbands: A History by Angela Smith
Steel Drums and Steelbands: A History

Steel Drums and Steelbands: A History is a vivid account of the events that led to the "accidental" invention of the steel drum: the only acoustic musical instrument invented in the 20th century. Angela Smith walks readers through the evolution
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Music and Performance Culture in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Essays in Honour of Nicholas Temperley by Bennett Zon
Music and Performance Culture in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Essays in Honour of Nicholas Temperley

This is the first book to focus upon aspects of performance in the broader context of nineteenth-century British musical culture. An introduction explores Nicholas Temperley's vast contribution to musicology, highlighting his seminal importance in creating
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Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music by Burton W. Peretti
Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music

Since their enslavement in West Africa and transport to plantations of the New World, black people have made music that has been deeply entwined with their religious, community, and individual identities. Music was one of the most important constant e
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Zimbabwean Mbira Music on an International Stage: Chartwell Dutiro's Life in Music by Chartwell Dutiro
Zimbabwean Mbira Music on an International Stage: Chartwell Dutiro's Life in Music

Chartwell Dutiro, an mbira player since childhood and former member of Thomas Mapfumo and the Blacks Unlimited, arrived in Britain in 1994 and has lived there ever since. He works primarily with Zimbabwean and British musicians, and, while allying himself
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Elvis Costello and Thatcherism: A Psycho-Social Exploration by David Pilgrim & Richard Ormrod
Elvis Costello and Thatcherism: A Psycho-Social Exploration

The emergence of Thatcherism around 1980, which ushered in a period of neo-liberalism in British politics that still resonates today, led musicians, like other artists, to respond to their context of production. This book uses the early work of one of
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The Musical World of Halim El-Dabh by Denise Seachrist
The Musical World of Halim El-Dabh

Egyptian-born composer Halim El-Dabh has studied with the giants of 20th-century musical composition and conducting, including Leopold Stokowski, Irving Fine, Leonard Bernstein, and Aaron Copland. El-Dabh?s compositions have been performed at the Metropolitan
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Celebrate the Native American Flute by Dick Claassen
Celebrate the Native American Flute

If you've ever wanted to play the 6-hole Native American flute, and play it well, this book is for you. No musical background is required. All the tunes are written in an easy to read tablature, (music notation that anyone can understand), whether you
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Songs of Kaumatua by Dr. Mervyn McLean & Dr. Margaret Orbell
Songs of Kaumatua

Sixty traditional Maori songs of Tuhoe sung by Kino Hughes are presented in this book and CD collection. The text of each song is given in both English and Maori along with a musical transcription. Kino Hughes was an outstanding singer, orator, and respected
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The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music: Origin, History, and Playing Styles by Dr. Swarn Lata
The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music: Origin, History, and Playing Styles

Since the thirteenth century, the sitar-a stringed, plucked instrument of India-has transformed into an instrument beloved by millions in its country of origin as well as all over the world. The Journey of the Sitar in Indian Classical Music details

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Dr. Swarn Lata18 Nov 2014$3.99

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Twentieth-Century Music and Politics: Essays in Memory of Neil Edmunds by Fairclough
Twentieth-Century Music and Politics: Essays in Memory of Neil Edmunds

When considering the role music played in the major totalitarian regimes of the century it is music's usefulness as propaganda that leaps first to mind. But as this volume demonstrates, there is a complex relationship both between art music and politicised
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African Music: A People's Art by Francis Bebey
African Music: A People's Art

Engaging and enlightening, this guide explores African music's forms, musicians, instruments, and place in the life of the people. A discography classified by country, theme, group, and instrument is also included.
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The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 3 by Francis James Child
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 3

This definitive 19th-century collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume III includes Parts V and VI of the original set — ballads 114–188.
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The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 1 by Francis James Child
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 1

This classic 19th-century survey offers absolute fidelity to original texts as well as invaluable commentary by Francis James Child. Volume 1 includes Parts I and II of the original set — ballads 1-53.
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The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 4 by Francis James Child
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 4

This definitive 19th-century collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume IV includes Parts VII and VIII of the original set — ballads 189-265.
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The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 2 by Francis James Child
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 2

This definitive 19th-century collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume II includes Parts III & IV of the original set — ballads 54–113.
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The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 5 by Francis James Child
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Vol. 5

This 19th-century collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentaries. Includes Parts IX and X of the original set — ballads 266-305 — plus indexes, glossary.
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"Venceremos": Victor Jara and the New Chilean Song Movement by Gabriel San Roman
"Venceremos": Victor Jara and the New Chilean Song Movement

When the socialist politician Salvador Allende dramatically won Chile's presidential election in 1970, a powerful cultural movement accompanied him to power as folk singers emerged at the forefront proving that music could help forge the birth of a new

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