World Music: Africa, Europe and the Middle East

Voorkant
Rough Guides, 1999 - 762 pagina's
""The articles - from more than eighty contributors - are designed to provide the background to each country's music styles, explaining how they relate to history, social customs, politics and identity, as well as highlighting the lives and sounds of the singers and musicians." (extrait de la présentation de l'ouvrage).
 

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LibraryThing Review

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Well done, particularly considering the scope of the task. A lot of prominent (at least prominent in world music circles) scholars, journalists and music industry figures take part (like Folk Roots ... Volledige review lezen

World music: the rough guide

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These eye-popping volumes, which omit the glossaries but otherwise update and expand to twice the size the marvelous single-volume 1994 edition (LJ 1/95), give general audiences over 160 articles on ... Volledige review lezen

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cairo hit factory David Lodge and Bill Badley
338
sounds of the arabian peninsula Bill Badley
351
ladino romance Judith Cohen
370
the sounds of struggle Andy Morgan and Mutasem Adileh
385
Part Three Africa
411
bards of immigritude Andy Morgan
425
music of a small continent JeanVictor Nkolo and Graeme Ewens
440
heart of danceness Graeme Ewens
458
west africas musical powerhouse Lucy Duran
539
ways of the moors Dave Muddyman
563
a luta continua Celso Paco
579
sounds of the sahel François Bensignor
585
sounds of the african rainforest Dave Abram
601
echoes from the hills
608
senegambian stars are here to stay
617
Part Four Directories
717

heart of the industry François Bensignor and Brooke Wentz
472
gold coast highlife and roots Ronnie Graham and John Collins
488
a lightness of touch Graeme Ewens and Werner Graebner
505
ocean music from southeast africa lan Anderson
523
Record Shops
727
Contributors
737
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