Although each volume will differ because of the nature of the material, the organization remains consistent throughout all: regional overviews first; music in the social context next; then finally, the musical traditions of individual countries or ethnic groups. The package includes one-year access to a full-color interactive eTextbook version with streaming audio and video, making this an ideal text for distance learning courses. South Asia; Profile of South Asia and its Music; Transliteration and Orthography; The Classical Traditions. Bohlman, President of the Society of Ethnomusicology, 2005-2007, as well as author and editor of numerous books on world music The Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music is an adaptation of the Dartmouth Medal winning Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, with contributions by the leading scholars in ethnomusicology marking the first half-century of the discipline's modern history. The Middle East; Hearing the Music of the Middle East; Guide to Transliteration and Pronunciation; Theorizing about Musical Sound; Musical Instruments in the Arab World; North Africa: The Maghrib; North Africa: An Overview; Andalusian Nūba in Morocco; Malhūn: Colloquial Song in Morocco; Urban Folk and Popular Music in Algeria; The Eastern Arab World: The Mashriq; Overview of Music in the Mashriq.
Account Options Essential to any world music library. Each section begins with an introduction that covers the region's broad culture and music. Part two focuses on mainland Southeast Asia, with essays representing Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, Burma, Peninsular Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, and the minority peoples of mainland Southeast Asia. An accompanying compact disc offers musical examples from Southeast Asia. Music Online: The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Volume 1, Africa Author: Ruth M Stone Publisher: Garland encyclopedia of world music , v.
Musical GenresFolk Song; The Bayin Instrument Classification System; Instruments: Qin; Instruments: Pipa; Instruments: Zheng; Instruments: Erhu; Ensembles: Northern Chinese; Ensembles: Chuida Music; Ensembles: Jiangnan Sizhu; Ensembles: The Modern Chinese Orchestra; Instrumental Music: Structures and Performance Practices; Narrative Song: An Overview; Chinese Opera: An Overview; Confucian Ceremonial Music; Religious Music in China: An Overview; The Naxi; Japan; Musical Profile of Japan; Folk Music; Shinto Music; Buddhist Music; Gagaku; Theatrical Genres: An Overview. The Garland encyclopedia of world music. What in the World is Music? In addition to offering a detailed study of the music of each area, it also offers recent perspectives on the gamelan and theater traditions of Indonesia. Write a review Rate this item: Preview this item Preview this item. South America Mexico Central America and the Caribbean A Profile of the Lands Peoples and Musics of South America Mexico Central America and the Caribbean Music of Native South Americans: Q'eros and Warao Q'eros Warao South America Argentina: Tango Brazil: Central and Southern Areas Brazil: Northeast Area Afro-Brazilian Traditions Afro-Colombian Popular Music Peru Venezuela Mexico: One Country Many Musics Mexica Aztec or Nahua People Mexico Central America Maya Garifuna Music in Belize Marimbas of Guatemala Panama The Caribbean The Bahamas Cuba The Dominican Republic Jamaican Traditional Music Martinique Popular Music in Trinidad and Tobago 3. English View all editions and formats Summary: Explores key themes in African music that have emerged in recent years - a subject usually neglected in country-by-country coverage emphasizes the contexts of musical performance - unlike studies that offer static interpretations isolated from other performing traditions presents the fresh insights and analyses of musicologists and anthropologists of diverse national origins - African, Asian, European, and American.
Charts the flow and influence of music. Theatrical Genres: Nô and KyôgenTheatrical Genres: Kabuki; Theatrical Genres: Bunraku; Theatrical Genres: Gidayû Busi; Chamber Music Traditions; Ziuta: Chamber Music for Syamisen; Sôkyoku: Chamber Music for Koto; Chamber Music for Sankyoku Ensembles; Korea; Musical Profile of Korea; Musical Instruments; Traditional Genres; Confucian Ritual Music in Korea: Aak; Court Music and Chŏngak; Korean Religious Music: Buddhist; Korean Religious Music: Shamanic; Folk Song; P'ansori; Sanjo; Kagok, Sijo, and Kasa; Nongak P'ungmul Nori ; Inner Asia: Mongolia and Tuva; Mongol Music; Music in Tuva. The unit also investigates music's relationships to sound recording and cinema technologies, and its contributions to nightlife, festivals, and sporting events. Europe The Music of Europe: Unity and Diversity A Guide to Pronunciation Song Genres Music Cultures of Europe Romani Gypsy Music Basque Music England British Rock and Pop 1950s to 1970s Scotland Ireland Iceland Norway Sweden Denmark Finland Low Countries France Portugal Spain Italy Germany Austria Switzerland Poland Czech Republic and Slovakia Hungary Russia Ukraine Romania Bulgaria Greece 5. You already recently rated this item. This Book have some digital formats such us :paperbook, ebook, kindle, epub, fb2 and another formats. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.
The new Concise edition will appeal to a more general audience, including libraries, high-school classrooms or the personal collections of world music enthusiasts. Prices are scaled to institution size and budget. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Libraries that already have the original should consider this one, too; it will fill a definite niche. . Access is either by annual subscription or through one-time purchase of perpetual rights. Author by : Christina J. Unit 1: The Foundations of Music presents an inquiry-guided approach to understanding and engaging with music as a universal form of human expression, and explores the elements, origins, and functions of music from a global perspective.
Each section begins with an introduction that covers the region's broad culture and music. What in the World is Music? Toggle navigation Additional Book Information. Questions for Critical Thinking at the end of each major section guide and focus attention on what issues — musical and cultural — arise when one studies the music of Southeast Asia — issues that might not occur in the study of other musics of the world. Articles describe the unifying aspects of a region's music, especially its instruments, genres, or theories, and are followed by several essays devoted to a region's individual music cultures. For libraries that passed on the original, this one is essential - the time has come. Whether you are new to the study of world music, an avid concert-goer, a musician, or already well-versed in ethnomusicology, you will want to consult the Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music for quick, reliable and enjoyable reference.
Special attention is paid to recent immigrant groups, to Native American traditions, and to such socio-musical topics as class, race, gender, religion, government policy, media, and technology. Middle East Hearing the Music of the Middle East Guide to Pronunciation and Transliteration Theorizing about Musical Sound Musical Instruments in the Arab World North Africa: The Maghrib North Africa: Overview Andalusian in Morocco : Colloquial Song in Morocco Urban Music in Algeria The Eastern Arab World: The Mashriq Overview of Music in the Mashriq Islamic Hymnody in Egypt Musical Life in Aleppo Syria The Arabian Peninsula The Arabian Peninsula: An Overview Women's Music of the Arabian Peninsula Armenia Music of Armenia Kurdistan Kurdistan Turkey Turkey: An Overview The Mevlevi Dervishes Iran Classical Music of Iran Central Asia Central Asia: Overview The Classical Music of Uzbeks and Tajiks The Music of Turkmenistan Israel Israel: An Overview 7. Enormously useful and instructive, a necessity for all libraries. Summary Explores key themes in African music that have emerged in recent years-a subject usually neglected in country-by-country coverage emphasizes the contexts of musical performance-unlike studies that offer static interpretations isolated from other performing traditions presents the fresh insights and analyses of musicologists and anthropologists of diverse national origins-African, Asian, European, and American Charts the flow and influence of music. Happy reading The Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Volume 1 Bookeveryone. From musical comedy to world beat, from the songs of the Arctic to rap and house music, from Hispanic Texas to the Chinese communities of Vancouver, the coverage captures the rich diversity and continuities of the vibrant music we hear around us.
More than 9,000 pages of material and 300 audio recordings, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world, make this the most complete body of work focused on world music. Reviews 'While remaining true to the global inclusiveness of the original and the scholarly integrity of the original text, it has reduced the page count by 95 percent and retailored the language and presentation for a non-specialist audience. Unit 3: Music and the Sacred considers how music is used in religious practices throughout the world: as a medium for the chanting of sacred texts and for communal singing, as a vehicle for religious experience, and as a demarcator of ritual space and time. Hindustani Rāga: An IntroductionHindustani Tāla: An Introduction; Hindustani Instruments; Hindustani Vocal Music; Hindustani Instrumental Music; Karnatak Rāga; Karnatak Tāla; Karnatak Instruments; Karnatak Vocal and Instrumental Music; Film Music in India; Film Music: North India; Film Music: South India; India; Gujurat; Uttar Pradesh; Karnataka; Pakistan; Music in Pakistan: An Introduction; Punjab; Afghanistan; Music in Afghanistan: An Overview; Sri Lanka; Sri Lanka; 8. Click Download or Read Online button to get the garland encyclopedia of world music book now.