Worlds of Music

Worlds of Music

An Introduction to the Music of the World's Peoples

Book - 2005
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The authors, all experienced ethnomusicologists, write authoritatively about seven world musical cultures that they have spent many decades researching first-hand. The first chapter explains the rudiments of world music in basic terms that are clearly defined, while Close Listening charts throughout the text, keyed to musical examples available on two audio free CDs, explain the music as it happens, in real time. [Contents of recorded selection can be found in the text (on front inside and front back covers)]--- From publisher's description
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Schirmer/Thomson Learning, c2005
Edition: Shorter version, 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780534627577
Characteristics: 346 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 2 sound discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Additional Contributors: Fujie, Linda
Titon, Jeff Todd 1943-


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