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x, 166 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
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MT580 .W522 2015 Unknown
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xiii, 249 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
  • Analyzing popular sound : an assessment of popular music studies in Brazil / Martha Tupinambá de Ulhôa
  • The invention of Brazil as the land of samba : sambistas and their social affirmation / Adalberto Paranhos
  • Choro manuscript collections of the 19th and early 20th centuries : written transmission of an "oral" tradition / Pedro Aragão
  • Samba and the music market in Brazil in the 1990s / Felipe Trotta
  • Historical recordings of wind bands (1902-1927) : waltzes, polkas and dobrados in Brazil / David Pereira de Souza
  • The construction of memory about the Oito Batutas / Luiza Mara Braga Martins
  • Fado in Rio de Janeiro : the memory of Portuguese immigrants in Brazil / Alberto Boscarino
  • Marks of a recent antropofagia : the listening practices of the albums Acabou chorare (Novos Baianos) and Selvagem? (Paralamas do Sucesso) / Jorge Cardoso Filho
  • Cosmopolitanism and the stigma of tecnobrega music / Paulo Murilo Guerreiro do Amaral
  • Chico science & NaçãoZumbi : hybridity and experimentation in the manguebeat movement / Herom Vargas
  • I sing everywhere : an ethnomusicological look at the performance of Ney Matogrosso / Sergio Gaia Bahia
  • Mixing in the global margins : the making of Brazilian drum & bass / Ivan Paolo de Paris Fontanari
  • Ethnomusicology in cyberspace : samplertropofagia and virality in YouTube videos / Luciano Caroso
  • Structural transformations of the music industry in Brazil 1999-2009 : the reorganization of the record market in the digital networks / Leonardo de Marchi
  • From roots to networks : listening to a world called Brazil / Lúcia Campos
  • Northeastern Brazilian music in New York City : representations between Brazil and the United States / Natalia Coimbra de Sá
  • Eletronic and acoustic modern MPB : a conversation with Lenine / Claudia Azevedo and Felipe Trotta.
  • Analyzing popular sound : an assessment of popular music studies in Brazil / Martha Tupinambá de Ulhôa
  • The invention of Brazil as the land of samba : sambistas and their social affirmation / Adalberto Paranhos
  • Choro manuscript collections of the 19th and early 20th centuries : written transmission of an "oral" tradition / Pedro Aragão
  • Samba and the music market in Brazil in the 1990s / Felipe Trotta
  • Historical recordings of wind bands (1902-1927) : waltzes, polkas and dobrados in Brazil / David Pereira de Souza
  • The construction of memory about the Oito Batutas / Luiza Mara Braga Martins
  • Fado in Rio de Janeiro : the memory of Portuguese immigrants in Brazil / Alberto Boscarino
  • Marks of a recent antropofagia : the listening practices of the albums Acabou chorare (Novos Baianos) and Selvagem? (Paralamas do Sucesso) / Jorge Cardoso Filho
  • Cosmopolitanism and the stigma of tecnobrega music / Paulo Murilo Guerreiro do Amaral
  • Chico science & NaçãoZumbi : hybridity and experimentation in the manguebeat movement / Herom Vargas
  • I sing everywhere : an ethnomusicological look at the performance of Ney Matogrosso / Sergio Gaia Bahia
  • Mixing in the global margins : the making of Brazilian drum & bass / Ivan Paolo de Paris Fontanari
  • Ethnomusicology in cyberspace : samplertropofagia and virality in YouTube videos / Luciano Caroso
  • Structural transformations of the music industry in Brazil 1999-2009 : the reorganization of the record market in the digital networks / Leonardo de Marchi
  • From roots to networks : listening to a world called Brazil / Lúcia Campos
  • Northeastern Brazilian music in New York City : representations between Brazil and the United States / Natalia Coimbra de Sá
  • Eletronic and acoustic modern MPB : a conversation with Lenine / Claudia Azevedo and Felipe Trotta.
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ML3487 .B7 M34 2015 Unavailable In process Request
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136 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Don't talk, just dance : fieldwork in the club and elsewhere
  • How "Desi" is "Desi?" : the making of London's Desi diasporic identities
  • "Brown boys doing it like this?" : the neoliberal politics of the Asian scene
  • Bombay Bronx : space, capital and cultural production and the Asian urban scene
  • "No caps, no all male groups!" : the regulation of Asians in London clubs.
"The exciting diasporic sounds of the London Asian urban music scene are a cross-section of the various genres of urban music that include bhangra "remix, " R&B and hip hop styles, as well as dubstep and other "urban" sample-oriented electronic music. This book brings together a unique analysis of urban underground music cultures in exploring just how members of this "scene" take up space in "upper-diverse" London. It provides a fresh perspective on the creativity of British South Asian youth culture, and makes a significant sociological intervention into this area by bringing the focus back onto urgent issues of "race" ethnicity alongside class and gender within youth cultural studies"-- Provided by publisher.
  • Don't talk, just dance : fieldwork in the club and elsewhere
  • How "Desi" is "Desi?" : the making of London's Desi diasporic identities
  • "Brown boys doing it like this?" : the neoliberal politics of the Asian scene
  • Bombay Bronx : space, capital and cultural production and the Asian urban scene
  • "No caps, no all male groups!" : the regulation of Asians in London clubs.
"The exciting diasporic sounds of the London Asian urban music scene are a cross-section of the various genres of urban music that include bhangra "remix, " R&B and hip hop styles, as well as dubstep and other "urban" sample-oriented electronic music. This book brings together a unique analysis of urban underground music cultures in exploring just how members of this "scene" take up space in "upper-diverse" London. It provides a fresh perspective on the creativity of British South Asian youth culture, and makes a significant sociological intervention into this area by bringing the focus back onto urgent issues of "race" ethnicity alongside class and gender within youth cultural studies"-- Provided by publisher.
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ML3492.8 .L66 K56 2015 Unavailable In process Request
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xxxix, 584 pages : illustrations, music ; 29 cm
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MT90 .K34 2015 Unknown
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xii, 222 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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ML270.4 .R75 2015 Unavailable In process Request
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xi, 237 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Alaap, introduction
  • Postcolonial musicological present
  • Sacred:classical:clessicul
  • Crafting kirtan
  • Saying qaul, being qawaal, singing qawwali
  • Drumming devotion
  • Finale.
  • Alaap, introduction
  • Postcolonial musicological present
  • Sacred:classical:clessicul
  • Crafting kirtan
  • Saying qaul, being qawaal, singing qawwali
  • Drumming devotion
  • Finale.
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ML3197 .K33 2015 Unavailable On order Request
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vi, 267 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Introduction: Locating popular music heritage / Sara Cohen, Les Roberts, Robert Knifton, and Marion Leonard
  • Part 1. Problematizing popular music heritage
  • Popular music and the 'problem' of heritage / Andy Bennett
  • The heritage obsession: the history of rock and challenges of 'museum mummification'. A French perspective / Philippe Le Guern
  • Part 2. Mapping, music and memory
  • Mapping the politics of 'race', place and memory in Liverpool's popular music heritage / Brett Lashua
  • 'Still here?': a geospatial survey of Welsh-language popular music / Craig Owen Jones
  • Part 3. Archives and virtual sites of memory
  • 'Fillin' in any blanks I can': online archival practice and virtual sites of musical memory / Jez Collins and Paul Long
  • Locating the 'Bristol sound': archiving music as everyday life / Michelle Henning and Rehan Hyder
  • Saving 'rubbish': preserving popular music's material culture in amateur archives and museums / Sarah Baker and Alison Huber
  • Intangible cultural heritage and the Women's Liberation Music Archive / Deborah M. Withers
  • Part 4. Nostalgia and heritage practices
  • 'You had to be there': memories of the Glasgow Apollo audience / Kenny Forbes
  • Engaging nostalgia: popular music and memory in museums / Marion Leonard and Robert Knifton
  • The remembering: heritage-work at US progressive-rock festivals, 1993-2012 / Timothy J. Dowd
  • Part 5. Pilgrimage and sacred sites
  • Pilgrimage, place, and preservation: the real and imagined geography of the Grateful Dead in song, on tour, and in cyberspace / John V. Ward
  • Putting the psycho in psychogeography: Tom Vague's musical mapping of Notting Hill / Alex Lawrey
  • Unveiling memory: blue plaques as in/tangible markers of popular music heritage / Les Roberts and Sara Cohen
  • Why I didn't go down to the Delta: the cultural politics of blues tourism / Mark Duffett.
"This volume examines the location of memories and histories of popular music and its multiple pasts, exploring the different 'places' in which popular music can be situated, including the local physical site, the museum storeroom and exhibition space, and the digitized archive and display space made possible by the internet. Contributors from a broad range of disciplines such as archive studies, popular music studies, media and cultural studies, leisure and tourism, sociology, museum studies, communication studies, cultural geography, and social anthropology visit the specialized locus of popular music histories and heritage, offering diverse set of approaches. Popular music studies has increasingly engaged with popular music histories, exploring memory processes and considering identity, collective and cultural memory, and notions of popular culture's heritage values, yet few accounts have spatially located such trends to focus on the spaces and places where we encounter and engender our relationship with popular music's history and legacies. This book offers a timely re-evaluation of such sites, reinserting them into the narratives of popular music and offering new perspectives on their function and significance within the production of popular music heritage. Bringing together recent research based on extensive fieldwork from scholars of popular music studies, cultural sociology, and museum studies, alongside the new insights of practice-based considerations of current practitioners within the field of popular music heritage, this is the first collection to address the interdisciplinary interest in situating popular music histories, heritages, and pasts. The book will therefore appeal to a wide and growing academic readership focused on issues of heritage, cultural memory, and popular music, and provide a timely intervention in a field of study that is engaging scholars from across a broad spectrum of disciplinary backgrounds and theoretical perspectives"-- Provided by publisher.
  • Introduction: Locating popular music heritage / Sara Cohen, Les Roberts, Robert Knifton, and Marion Leonard
  • Part 1. Problematizing popular music heritage
  • Popular music and the 'problem' of heritage / Andy Bennett
  • The heritage obsession: the history of rock and challenges of 'museum mummification'. A French perspective / Philippe Le Guern
  • Part 2. Mapping, music and memory
  • Mapping the politics of 'race', place and memory in Liverpool's popular music heritage / Brett Lashua
  • 'Still here?': a geospatial survey of Welsh-language popular music / Craig Owen Jones
  • Part 3. Archives and virtual sites of memory
  • 'Fillin' in any blanks I can': online archival practice and virtual sites of musical memory / Jez Collins and Paul Long
  • Locating the 'Bristol sound': archiving music as everyday life / Michelle Henning and Rehan Hyder
  • Saving 'rubbish': preserving popular music's material culture in amateur archives and museums / Sarah Baker and Alison Huber
  • Intangible cultural heritage and the Women's Liberation Music Archive / Deborah M. Withers
  • Part 4. Nostalgia and heritage practices
  • 'You had to be there': memories of the Glasgow Apollo audience / Kenny Forbes
  • Engaging nostalgia: popular music and memory in museums / Marion Leonard and Robert Knifton
  • The remembering: heritage-work at US progressive-rock festivals, 1993-2012 / Timothy J. Dowd
  • Part 5. Pilgrimage and sacred sites
  • Pilgrimage, place, and preservation: the real and imagined geography of the Grateful Dead in song, on tour, and in cyberspace / John V. Ward
  • Putting the psycho in psychogeography: Tom Vague's musical mapping of Notting Hill / Alex Lawrey
  • Unveiling memory: blue plaques as in/tangible markers of popular music heritage / Les Roberts and Sara Cohen
  • Why I didn't go down to the Delta: the cultural politics of blues tourism / Mark Duffett.
"This volume examines the location of memories and histories of popular music and its multiple pasts, exploring the different 'places' in which popular music can be situated, including the local physical site, the museum storeroom and exhibition space, and the digitized archive and display space made possible by the internet. Contributors from a broad range of disciplines such as archive studies, popular music studies, media and cultural studies, leisure and tourism, sociology, museum studies, communication studies, cultural geography, and social anthropology visit the specialized locus of popular music histories and heritage, offering diverse set of approaches. Popular music studies has increasingly engaged with popular music histories, exploring memory processes and considering identity, collective and cultural memory, and notions of popular culture's heritage values, yet few accounts have spatially located such trends to focus on the spaces and places where we encounter and engender our relationship with popular music's history and legacies. This book offers a timely re-evaluation of such sites, reinserting them into the narratives of popular music and offering new perspectives on their function and significance within the production of popular music heritage. Bringing together recent research based on extensive fieldwork from scholars of popular music studies, cultural sociology, and museum studies, alongside the new insights of practice-based considerations of current practitioners within the field of popular music heritage, this is the first collection to address the interdisciplinary interest in situating popular music histories, heritages, and pasts. The book will therefore appeal to a wide and growing academic readership focused on issues of heritage, cultural memory, and popular music, and provide a timely intervention in a field of study that is engaging scholars from across a broad spectrum of disciplinary backgrounds and theoretical perspectives"-- Provided by publisher.
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ML3918 .P67 S58 2015 Unknown
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xxi, 252 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • What is social network analysis? / Nick Crossley, Siobhan McAndrew and Paul Widdop
  • Totally wired : the network of structure of post-punk worlds of Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffield, 1976-1980 / Nick Crossley
  • Symbolic versus commercial success among British female composers / Siobhan McAndrew and Martin Everett
  • Music consumption : networks and omnivorism / Paul Widdop - Between social worlds and local scenes : patterns of collaboration in francophone rap music / Karim Hamou
  • Embracing difference in feminist music worlds : a Ladyfest case study / Susan O'Shea
  • The enabling qualities of Manchester's open mic network / Tim Edensor, Paul Hepburn and Nigel Richards
  • Exploring music careers : music graduates and early career trajectories in UK / Robert Comunian, Alessandra Faggian and Sarah Jewell
  • Tastes, ties and social space : exploring Sheffield's folk singing world / Fay Hield and Nick Crossley-- The jazz world / Siobhan McAndrew, Paul Widdop and Rachel Stevenson.
"Social networks are critical for the creation and consumption of music. An edited collection, Social Networks and Music Worlds introduces students and scholars of music in society through the core concepts and tools of social network analysis. The collection showcases their use by sociologists, historians and musicologists examining, in turn, the punk, jazz, folk, classical music, Riot Grrrl, indie acoustic, R&B and calypso scenes. An overarching introduction is provided by leading network scholar and cultural sociologist Nick Crossley. The collection builds upon insights from canonic texts in the sociology of music, with the crucial innovation of examining musical network interaction via formal methods. With network analysis in the arts and humanities at an emergent stage, Social Networks and Music Worlds highlights its possibilities for non-scientists. Contributions hail from leading and emerging scholars who present social network graphs to represent different music worlds, locating individuals, resources and styles within them. The collection sits at the nexus of sociological, musicological and cultural studies traditions. Its range should ensure a large scholarly readership"--Provided by publisher.
  • What is social network analysis? / Nick Crossley, Siobhan McAndrew and Paul Widdop
  • Totally wired : the network of structure of post-punk worlds of Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffield, 1976-1980 / Nick Crossley
  • Symbolic versus commercial success among British female composers / Siobhan McAndrew and Martin Everett
  • Music consumption : networks and omnivorism / Paul Widdop - Between social worlds and local scenes : patterns of collaboration in francophone rap music / Karim Hamou
  • Embracing difference in feminist music worlds : a Ladyfest case study / Susan O'Shea
  • The enabling qualities of Manchester's open mic network / Tim Edensor, Paul Hepburn and Nigel Richards
  • Exploring music careers : music graduates and early career trajectories in UK / Robert Comunian, Alessandra Faggian and Sarah Jewell
  • Tastes, ties and social space : exploring Sheffield's folk singing world / Fay Hield and Nick Crossley-- The jazz world / Siobhan McAndrew, Paul Widdop and Rachel Stevenson.
"Social networks are critical for the creation and consumption of music. An edited collection, Social Networks and Music Worlds introduces students and scholars of music in society through the core concepts and tools of social network analysis. The collection showcases their use by sociologists, historians and musicologists examining, in turn, the punk, jazz, folk, classical music, Riot Grrrl, indie acoustic, R&B and calypso scenes. An overarching introduction is provided by leading network scholar and cultural sociologist Nick Crossley. The collection builds upon insights from canonic texts in the sociology of music, with the crucial innovation of examining musical network interaction via formal methods. With network analysis in the arts and humanities at an emergent stage, Social Networks and Music Worlds highlights its possibilities for non-scientists. Contributions hail from leading and emerging scholars who present social network graphs to represent different music worlds, locating individuals, resources and styles within them. The collection sits at the nexus of sociological, musicological and cultural studies traditions. Its range should ensure a large scholarly readership"--Provided by publisher.
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ML3916 .S655 2015 Unknown
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xiv, 301 p. ; 24 cm.
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ML3556 .A27 2015 In-library use In process
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xxxii, 391 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Learning to Listen Actively
  • Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque Music
  • Classical and Romantic Music
  • The Twentieth Century and Beyond : Modernism and Jazz
  • Form
  • Timbre : The Character of a Sound
  • Rhythm and Meter
  • Melody
  • Harmony and Texture
  • Music and Text
  • Music and Drama
  • Instrumental Music and Meaning.
  • Learning to Listen Actively
  • Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque Music
  • Classical and Romantic Music
  • The Twentieth Century and Beyond : Modernism and Jazz
  • Form
  • Timbre : The Character of a Sound
  • Rhythm and Meter
  • Melody
  • Harmony and Texture
  • Music and Text
  • Music and Drama
  • Instrumental Music and Meaning.
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MT6 .W1666 2015 Unknown
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xviii, 299 pages ; 24 cm.
"Search the Internet for the 100 best songs or best albums. Dozens of lists will appear from aficionados to major music personalities. But what if you not only love listening to the blues or country music or jazz or rock, you love reading about it, too. How do you separate what matters from what doesn't among the hundreds--sometimes thousands--of books on the music you so love? In the Best Music Books series, readers finally have a quick-and-ready list of the most important works published on modern major music genres by leading experts. In 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own, Edward Komara, former Blues Archivist of the University of Mississippi, and his successor Greg Johnson select those histories, biographies, surveys, transcriptions and studies from the many hundreds of works that have been published about this vital American musical genre. Komara and Johnson provide a short description of the contents and the achievement of each title selected for their "Blues 100." Entries include full bibliographic citations, prices of copies in print, and even descriptions of specific editions for book collectors. 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own also includes suggested blues recordings to accompany each recommended work, as well as a concluding section on key reference titles--or as Komara and Johnson phrase it: "The Books behind the Blues 100." 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own serves as a guide for any blues fan looking for a road map through the history of--and even history of the scholarship on--the blues. Here Komara and Johnson answer the question of not only what is a "blues" book, but which ones are worth owning." -- Publisher's description.
"Search the Internet for the 100 best songs or best albums. Dozens of lists will appear from aficionados to major music personalities. But what if you not only love listening to the blues or country music or jazz or rock, you love reading about it, too. How do you separate what matters from what doesn't among the hundreds--sometimes thousands--of books on the music you so love? In the Best Music Books series, readers finally have a quick-and-ready list of the most important works published on modern major music genres by leading experts. In 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own, Edward Komara, former Blues Archivist of the University of Mississippi, and his successor Greg Johnson select those histories, biographies, surveys, transcriptions and studies from the many hundreds of works that have been published about this vital American musical genre. Komara and Johnson provide a short description of the contents and the achievement of each title selected for their "Blues 100." Entries include full bibliographic citations, prices of copies in print, and even descriptions of specific editions for book collectors. 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own also includes suggested blues recordings to accompany each recommended work, as well as a concluding section on key reference titles--or as Komara and Johnson phrase it: "The Books behind the Blues 100." 100 Books Every Blues Fan Should Own serves as a guide for any blues fan looking for a road map through the history of--and even history of the scholarship on--the blues. Here Komara and Johnson answer the question of not only what is a "blues" book, but which ones are worth owning." -- Publisher's description.
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ML128 .B49 K65 2014 In-library use
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xxiii, 185 pages ; 24 cm.
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ML128 .F74 W45 2014 In-library use
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xxii, 308 pages : music, charts ; 29 cm.
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ML3082 .B17 O6 2014 Unknown
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vii, 232 p. ; 21 cm.
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ML160 .H46 2014 Unknown

15. Aaron Jay Kernis [2014]

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ix, 203 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
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ML410 .K386 M55 2014 Unknown
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ix, 507 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Direction of motifs
  • Formation of motifs
  • Rhythmic formation of motifs
  • Simultaneous melodies
  • Commentary from the instrumental accompaniment
  • Orchestration
  • Interpretation of the text
  • The principal forms of composition in Bach's vocal music
  • Compositions joined, successively, to texts of different natures
  • Expression in Bach's instrumental music
  • Bach and early music ; Bach and foreign music
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, German cantor.
"Pirro's work is based primarily on an examination of the close relationships between language and music in Bach's vocal works and provides us with an extensive and well-researched "lexicon" of the expressive resources of Bach and his contemporaries. Pirro's study thus serves as a still sound basis for understanding and interpreting Bach's instrumental works"--Provided by publisher.
  • Direction of motifs
  • Formation of motifs
  • Rhythmic formation of motifs
  • Simultaneous melodies
  • Commentary from the instrumental accompaniment
  • Orchestration
  • Interpretation of the text
  • The principal forms of composition in Bach's vocal music
  • Compositions joined, successively, to texts of different natures
  • Expression in Bach's instrumental music
  • Bach and early music ; Bach and foreign music
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, German cantor.
"Pirro's work is based primarily on an examination of the close relationships between language and music in Bach's vocal works and provides us with an extensive and well-researched "lexicon" of the expressive resources of Bach and his contemporaries. Pirro's study thus serves as a still sound basis for understanding and interpreting Bach's instrumental works"--Provided by publisher.
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ML410 .B13 P513 2014 Unknown
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x, 311 pages : illustrations, music ; 26 cm
  • Introduction / Stephen Downes
  • Values and judgments / James Garratt
  • Absolute music / Thomas Grey
  • Program music / James Hepokoski
  • Beautiful and sublime / Stephen Downes
  • Dialectics and musical analysis / Julian Horton
  • Classicism/neoclassicism / Keith Chapin
  • Romanticism/anti-romanticism / Sanna Pederson
  • Jazz "avant-garde" tradition / Kenneth Gloag
  • Narrative / Nicholas Reyland
  • Music and the moving image / Jeremy Barham
  • Irony / Julian Johnson
  • Propaganda / Jim Samson
  • Virtuosity and the virtuoso / James Deaville.
  • Introduction / Stephen Downes
  • Values and judgments / James Garratt
  • Absolute music / Thomas Grey
  • Program music / James Hepokoski
  • Beautiful and sublime / Stephen Downes
  • Dialectics and musical analysis / Julian Horton
  • Classicism/neoclassicism / Keith Chapin
  • Romanticism/anti-romanticism / Sanna Pederson
  • Jazz "avant-garde" tradition / Kenneth Gloag
  • Narrative / Nicholas Reyland
  • Music and the moving image / Jeremy Barham
  • Irony / Julian Johnson
  • Propaganda / Jim Samson
  • Virtuosity and the virtuoso / James Deaville.
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ML3845 .I34 2014 Unknown
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xi, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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ML3918 .R63 O94 2014 Unknown
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286 p. : ill. (some col.), music ; 30 cm + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
  • Tape-cuisse ou le plaisir de musiquer -- Mali, dogon, sigui 1967 -- Frappes du tambour -- Le son du fer -- Rituel de possession -- Enfantines -- Xylophones -- Cordophones -- Aérophonies -- Bénin, porto-novo, chant long - chant court -- Voix masquées - voix déguisées -- Chants initiatiques pour le culte des vôdoun -- De la musique avant toute chose.
"Trois cents photographies donnant à voir autant d'actions musicales différentes, dont les enregistrements sont regroupés sur un disque compact encarté à la fin du livre, composent le présent ouvrage où l'on trouvera, entre autres exemples : des musiques de grands rituels, comme celui, si exceptionnel, du Sigui (ici celui de 1967), que les Dogons (Mali) né célèbrent qu'une fois, sept ans de suite, tous les soixante ans, ou encore, d'une part, des opérations de semailles (Sénégal, 1967), de l'autre le culte des morts (Bénin 1969), avec dans les deux cas des personnages masqués, aux voix elles aussi masquées et comme venues d'outre-tombe ; des musiques de pur plaisir, comme celle d'une jeune et jolie personne jouant d'un instrument baptisé en français "tape-cuisse" ; des descriptions d'instruments de musique, entre autres un "xylophone double sur fosse", accordé suivant une échelle de timbres, et un "xylophone sur cadre" à l'accord équiheptaphonique. Au total, le tableau est celui de l'art de "musiquer" pour reprendre la formule de Jean-Jacques Rousseau de dix-sept groupes ethniques d'Afrique francophone."--P. [4] of cover.
  • Tape-cuisse ou le plaisir de musiquer -- Mali, dogon, sigui 1967 -- Frappes du tambour -- Le son du fer -- Rituel de possession -- Enfantines -- Xylophones -- Cordophones -- Aérophonies -- Bénin, porto-novo, chant long - chant court -- Voix masquées - voix déguisées -- Chants initiatiques pour le culte des vôdoun -- De la musique avant toute chose.
"Trois cents photographies donnant à voir autant d'actions musicales différentes, dont les enregistrements sont regroupés sur un disque compact encarté à la fin du livre, composent le présent ouvrage où l'on trouvera, entre autres exemples : des musiques de grands rituels, comme celui, si exceptionnel, du Sigui (ici celui de 1967), que les Dogons (Mali) né célèbrent qu'une fois, sept ans de suite, tous les soixante ans, ou encore, d'une part, des opérations de semailles (Sénégal, 1967), de l'autre le culte des morts (Bénin 1969), avec dans les deux cas des personnages masqués, aux voix elles aussi masquées et comme venues d'outre-tombe ; des musiques de pur plaisir, comme celle d'une jeune et jolie personne jouant d'un instrument baptisé en français "tape-cuisse" ; des descriptions d'instruments de musique, entre autres un "xylophone double sur fosse", accordé suivant une échelle de timbres, et un "xylophone sur cadre" à l'accord équiheptaphonique. Au total, le tableau est celui de l'art de "musiquer" pour reprendre la formule de Jean-Jacques Rousseau de dix-sept groupes ethniques d'Afrique francophone."--P. [4] of cover.
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ML350.5 .R68 2014 F Unavailable At bindery Request
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xiv, 585 pages ; 25 cm.
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ML120 .B7 G73 2014 In-library use