The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music

The World's Music: General Perspectives and Reference Tools

Edited by Ruth M. Stone

© 2002 – Routledge

1,034 pages

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Hardback: 9780815310846
pub: 2002-03-01

About the Book

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


"This unique and thoroughly researched resource provides a dynamic and in depth perspective on world music… It strikes a balance between wonderful illustrations and comprehensive, scholarly entries. Each regional volume includes a CD sampler of that region's music. This source will have wide appeal to both the novice and expert." -- Dartmouth Medal

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Garland Encyclopedia of World Music

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MUSIC / General