all ebooks in category: Ethnomusicology (16)

A Different Voice, A Different Song: Reclaiming Community through the Natural Voice and World Song
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199354545 | PDF | pages: 377 | 5.5 mb

A Different Voice, A Different Song traces the history of a grassroots scene that has until now operated largely beneath the radar, but that has …

Black Lives Matter and Music: Protest, Intervention, Reflection
English | August 10, 2018 | ISBN: 0253038413, 0253038421 | EPUB/PDF | 136 pages | 1.1/3.7 MB

Music has always been integral to the Black Lives Matter movement in the United States, with songs such as Kendrick Lamar’s "Alright," J. Cole’s "Be …

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Musical Creativity: Insights from Music Education Research
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1409406229, 1138249211 | 244 pages | PDF | 2 MB

How do we develop musical creativity? How is musical creativity nurtured in collaborative improvisation? How is it used as a communicative tool in music therapy? …

Focus: Best Ways To Improve Your Concentration and Improve Your Learning
English | ISBN: 1511406976 | 2015 | 112 pages | EPUB | 191 KB

Do You Struggle With Staying Focused Do you want be able to concentrate better? Do you struggle with lack of focus and procrastination starts to …

Extreme Exoticism: Japan in the American Musical Imagination
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0190072709 | 640 Pages | PDF | 32 MB

To what extent can music be employed to shape one culture's understanding of another? In the American imagination, Japan has represented the "most alien" nation …

Rock Music in Performance
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1403947465 | PDF | pages: 194 | 0.9 mb

In this new study, David Pattie examines the apparent contradiction between authenticity and theatricality in the live performance of rock music, and looks at the …

Ritual Soundings: Women Performers and World Religions
2019 | ISBN: 0252042298, 025208408X | English | 198 pages | EPUB | 0.8 MB

The women of communities in Hindu India and Christian Orthodox Finland alike offer lamentations and mockery during wedding rituals. Catholic women of southern Italy perform …

Wherever the Sound Takes You : Heroics and Heartbreak in Music Making
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022647755X | 245 Pages | PDF | 1.04 MB

David Rowell is a professional journalist and an impassioned amateur musician. He's spent decades behind a drum kit, pondering the musical relationship between equipment and …

Women Musicians of Uzbekistan: From Courtyard to Conservatory
2015 | ISBN: 0252081064, 025203953X | English | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Fascinated by women's distinct influence on Uzbekistan's music, Tanya Merchant ventures into Tashkent's post-Soviet music scene to place women musicians within the nation's evolving artistic …

Writings on Music, 1965-2000
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0195111710 | PDF | pages: 271 | 3.0 mb

In the mid-1960s, Steve Reich radically renewed the musical landscape with a back-to-basics sound that came to be called Minimalism. These early works, characterized by …