Music: Ethnomusicology

  • Music of Latin America and the Caribbean book cover

    Music of Latin America and the Caribbean

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Brill

    Music of Latin America and the Caribbean, Second Edition is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduate students that covers all major facets of Latin American music, finding a balance between important themes and illustrative examples. This book is about enjoying the music itself and provides a…

    Paperback – 2018-01-02 
    Routledge

  • Chopin in Britain book cover

    Chopin in Britain

    By Peter Willis

    In 1848, the penultimate year of his life, Chopin visited England and Scotland at the instigation of his aristocratic Scots pupil, Jane Stirling. In the autumn of that year, he returned to Paris. The following autumn he was dead. Despite the fascination the composer continues to hold for scholars,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Musical Prodigies and Childhood Performance: Child’s Play book cover

    Musical Prodigies and Childhood Performance

    Child’s Play

    By Jacqueline Warwick

    This book examines the phenomenon of child musicians in Western culture, examining the stereotypes associated with child musicians, in terms both of musical repertoire and performance strategies, and also their function in our understandings of what childhood is. Histories of performance abound…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Made in Turkey: Studies in Popular Music book cover

    Made in Turkey

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Ali C. Gedik

    Made in Turkey: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and thorough introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of Turkish popular music. The volume consists of essays by leading scholars of Turkish music, and covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of popular…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Musical Mobilities: Son Jarocho and the Circulation of Tradition Across Mexico and the United States book cover

    Musical Mobilities

    Son Jarocho and the Circulation of Tradition Across Mexico and the United States

    By Alejandro Miranda Nieto

    How do musical practices move? Though technology increasingly plays a great part in establishing different degrees of spatial proximity, music making still seems to be tied to specific geographical locations, cultures or communities. The identity of musical traditions, in particular, is often…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Manuel de Falla and Visions of Spanish Music book cover

    Manuel de Falla and Visions of Spanish Music

    By Michael Christoforidis

    Michael Christoforidis is widely recognized as a leading expert on one of Spain's most important composers, Manuel de Falla. This volume brings together both new chapters and revised versions of previously published work, some of which is made available here in English for the first time. The…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge

  • Theory and Practice in the Music of the Islamic World: Essays in Honour of Owen Wright book cover

    Theory and Practice in the Music of the Islamic World

    Essays in Honour of Owen Wright

    Edited by Rachel Harris, Martin Stokes

    This volume of original essays is dedicated to Owen Wright in recognition of his formative contribution to the study of music in the Islamic Middle East. Wright’s work, which comprises, at the time of writing, six field-defining volumes and countless articles, has reconfigured the relationship…

    Hardback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • Charles Avison in Context: National and International Musical Links in Eighteenth-Century North-East England book cover

    Charles Avison in Context

    National and International Musical Links in Eighteenth-Century North-East England

    Edited by Roz Southey, Eric Cross

    Despite recent interest in music-making in the so-called ’provinces’, the idea still lingers that music-making outside London was small in scale, second-rate and behind the times. However, in Newcastle upon Tyne, the presence of a nationally known musician, Charles Avison (1709-1770), prompts a…

    Hardback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge

  • A Chronicle of First Broadcast Performances of Musical Works in the United Kingdom, 1923-1996: Performances of Musical Works in the United Kingdom, 1923-1996 book cover

    A Chronicle of First Broadcast Performances of Musical Works in the United Kingdom, 1923-1996

    Performances of Musical Works in the United Kingdom, 1923-1996

    By Alastair Mitchell

    This title was first published in 2001. This work provides detailed information taken from the ’Programmes-as-Broadcast’ daily log of output held at the BBC Written Archives Centre in Caversham. Arranged in chronological order, entries are given for broadcasts of first performances of musical works…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Psychology of Music: From Sound to Significance book cover

    Psychology of Music

    From Sound to Significance, 2nd Edition

    By Siu-Lan Tan, Peter Pfordresher

    In Psychology of Music: From Sound to Significance (2nd edition), the authors consider music on a broad scale, from its beginning as an acoustical signal to its different manifestations across cultures. In their second edition, the authors apply the same richness of depth and scope that was a…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    Psychology Press

  • Skinhead History, Identity, and Culture book cover

    Skinhead History, Identity, and Culture

    By Kevin Borgeson, Robin Valeri

    Skinheads go beyond the societal stereotype of hate mongers, bigots, and Neo-Nazis. The community of skins also includes traditional skins (those that adhere to the original philosophy of the British movement in 1969), Skinheads Against Racial prejudice (SHARPS), and gay skins, female skins and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Made in France: Studies in Popular Music book cover

    Made in France

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Gérôme Guibert, Catherine Rudent

    Made in France: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary French popular music. The volume consists of essays by scholars of French popular music, and covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music…

    Hardback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

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