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Music in the Non-Western World

Matthew Steel

Music in the Non-Western World

An Introductory Survey

by Matthew Steel

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • MUSIC_HISTORY AND CRITICISM_20TH CENTURY,
  • Music / History & Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11524916M
    ISBN 100840379951
    ISBN 109780840379955

    Look how cool this fish is, man. Western music: How western music came about: The musical culture of the Hebrew people, recorded from about bc and documented primarily in the Old Testament, was more directly influential in the West because of its adoption and adaptation into. Note that courses listed below for Music in General Studies are not offered every semester. MUS M - Art Musics of the Non-Western World An introductory survey of the art musics of Asia and Africa; musical instruments, ensembles, and song styles; the heritage of ancient music (China, India, the Mediterranean world, and the Americas.

    by. Carl Rahkonen In: World Music in Music Libraries. Technical Report No. Canton, MA: Music Library Association, December ABSTRACT: World Music is the currently popular alternative for terms such as primitive, non-Western, ethnic and folk music. It has come to the forefront by its use in commercial and academic circles. With the growth of worldwide systems of communication and. French impressionist music, such as by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel, was often inspired by Answers: the rhythms of the machine age.-the desire to express vitality and speed.-a longing for the music of the Middle Ages.-the sounds and appearance of nature.

      Music Theory - The Whole Tone Scale - Duration: Rick Be views. 10 things The Circle of 5ths Teach Us About Music - Duration: Learn Color Pi views. English Non-Western Literature consists of short video lessons that are organized into topical chapters. Each video is approximately minutes in length and comes with a quick quiz to help.


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Music in the Non-Western World by Matthew Steel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Popular Musics of the Non-Western World An Introductory Survey Peter Manuel. Emphasizing stylistic analysis and historical development, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western music styles, from reggae and salsa to the popular musics of non.

Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, non-Western Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia, Portugal), Asia, and the/5(8).

Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, non-Western Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia, Portugal), Asia, and the Near by:   Non-western music is generally passed down from generation to generation through word of mouth.

Notation is not as significant and improvisation is preferred. The voice is an essential instrument as well as various instruments native to that country or : Espie Estrella. The Sounds of Non-Western Music of Africa, India and Music in the Non-Western World book.

Note: We do not guarantee supplemental material with textbooks (e.g. CD's, Music, DVD's, Access Code, or Lab Manuals) Additional Book Details Art of the Non-Western World: Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas gives students the tools to better understand and appreciate the arts in a global world.

For children, Wee Sing publishes an "Around the World" book and tape with children's songs from all over. The Music for Little People catalogue also has some recordings that introduce children to music from other cultures. For adults, Ellipsis Arts publishes traditional music from non-Western cultures.

Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, non-Western Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia, Portugal), Asia, and the Near East.

Get this from a library. Popular musics of the non-Western world: an introductory survey. [Peter Manuel] -- This book examines all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the.

A relevant step for a comparative study of music material is the definition of a proper audio collection. This collection should be representative of the different styles present in music from Western and non-Western tradition, which is an arduous task, given the variety of both Size: 2MB.

Alves has been an active performer of non-Western music for the past 10 years, mostly in various Javanese and Balinese gamelan orchestras but also West African drumming.

Inhe was a Fulbright Senior Scholar in Indonesia, where he also participated in these ensembles, conducted research, and taught.4/4(24). x, pages, [14] pages of plates: 24 cm Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, non-Western Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia Pages:   Music from the Indian subcontinent is one of the non-Western repertories that has fascinated Western musicians and audiences in recent decades.

Improvisation is central to the performance of North Indian classical music (Hindustani music) Author: Emily Fairey, Douglas Cohen, Miriam Deutch. "WORLD" MUSIC (Non-WESTERN) GENERAL BACKGROUND TO WORLD MUSIC. The Western world has a vast musical heritage that has evolved over many centuries; however, some Asian, Polynesian, African and Near-Eastern musical traditions have thrived for THOUSANDS of years.

Music on the Academic Oxford University Press website. With audio and video recordings and o articles, Grove Music Online is the ultimate interactive. World music (also called global music or international music) is a Western musical category encompassing many different styles of music from other parts of the globe.

It includes many forms of music that Westerners consider ethnic, indigenous music, folk music, neotraditional music, and music where more than one cultural tradition, such as non-Western music and Western popular music, Stylistic origins: Indigenous music, folk music.

In attempting to be basic and brief, the book does a disservice to the topic of music in non-Western cultures. For instance, the author states in Chapter (Classifying Music): "The only easy-to-find items in [the non-Western classical] category are Indian Classical music, for example the performances of 4/5(19).

The non-western books that every student should read Leading authors pick international classics that should be on student’s bookshelves, but are often neglected by universities.

Characteristics of Non-western Music Music of the non-western world is too varied to allow easy generalisations. Yet some features are common to most musical traditions. All over the world, music is closely linked with religion, dance, and drama. Music can serve as both entertainment and an indispensable accompaniment to everyday activities.

A repeated cycle of beats, or rhythmic pattern, in Indian music is called tala The ________ is a long-necked lute with movable frets, seven strings, and nine to.

In the first chapter of his book Popular Music of the Non-Western World, Peter Manual examines the effect technology has had on non-western music by discussing its ability to disseminate, change, and influence music around the world.

He begins with a discussion about definitions of genres, highlighting the difficulties in distinguishing between.Paul Chan. Hong Kong-born, America-based artist Paul Chan won the 10th edition of the prestigious Hugo Boss Prize in for the ‘singular artistic voice’ of his experimental art practice.

As part of the Prize, an exhibition of Chan’s work will be on view at the Guggenheim until Spring Since the beginning of his career, Chan has worked simultaneously as a political activist and.Merging the study of Western music tradition along with the ethnomusicological approach to non-Western music, and with a range of examples from both, What in the World is Music?

explores how humans organize and experience sound, and the contexts in which music takes place. What in the World is Music? is set within a thematic framework that.