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              Touraj Kiaras and Persian Classical Music: An Analytical Perspective

              Touraj Kiaras and Persian Classical Music: An Analytical Perspective (Hardback, New edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Wright, Owen; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Analyses a single recording of classical Persian music made by Touraj Kiaras, a distinguished singer, accompanied by four noted instrumentalists. This book presents an analysis that identifies salient structural features, whether of the individual components or of the whole, in a... way accessible to the western reader.
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              ISBN 9780754663287
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music
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              The Making of a Musical Canon in Chinese Central Asia: The Uyghur Twelve Muqam

              The Making of a Musical Canon in Chinese Central Asia: The Uyghur Twelve Muqam (Hardback, New edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Harris, Rachel; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Traces the formation the Twelve Muqam, a set of musical suites linked to the Uyghurs, who are one of China's minority nationalities, and culturally Central Asian Muslims.

              ISBN 9780754663829
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2008
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Asante Ntahera Trumpets in Ghana: Culture, Tradition, and Sound Barrage
               

              Asante Ntahera Trumpets in Ghana: Culture, Tradition, and Sound Barrage (Hardback, New edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 CD-Audio)

              By S.Kaminski, Joseph; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Based on the author's fieldwork in Ghana with the Asante and Denkyira ntahera trumpeters, this book draws on interviews, field recordings, oral traditions, written accounts, archaeological evidence, transcriptions and linguistic analyses to situate the Asante trumpet tradition in... historical culture.
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              ISBN 9781409426844
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2011
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              Iranian Classical Music: The Discourses and Practice of Creativity

              Iranian Classical Music: The Discourses and Practice of Creativity (Hardback, New edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Nooshin, Laudan; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Addressing a number of issues regarding the nature of musical creativity, the author explores both the discourses through which ideas about creativity are constructed, exchanged and negotiated within this tradition, and the practice by which new music comes into being.

              ISBN 9780754607038
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Korean Musical Drama: P'ansori and the Making of Tradition in Modernity
               

              Korean Musical Drama: P'ansori and the Making of Tradition in Modernity (Hardback, New edition)

              By Um, Haekyung; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              P'ansori is the quintessential traditional Korean musical drama, in which epic tales are sung and narrated by a solo singer accompanied by a drummer. Drawing on her extensive research in Korea and its diasporas, Haekyung Um describes and analyses the creative processes of p'ansor...i, weaving into her discussion musical.
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              ISBN 9780754662761
              Released NZ 23 Dec 2013
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              An Introduction to Japanese Folk Performing Arts
               

              An Introduction to Japanese Folk Performing Arts (Hardback, New edition)

              By Lancashire, Terence A.; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Japanese folk performing arts incorporate a body of entertainments that range from the ritual to the secular. They may be the ritual dances at Shinto shrines performed to summon and entertain deities. This title provides an introductory guide to the major performance types as und...erstood by Japanese scholars.
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              ISBN 9781409431336
              Released NZ 28 Nov 2011
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              Music, Modernity and Locality in Prewar Japan: Osaka and Beyond
               

              Music, Modernity and Locality in Prewar Japan: Osaka and Beyond (Hardback, New edition)

              Edited by Tokita, Alison; Ferranti, Hugh de; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              This anthology addresses the modern musical culture of interwar Osaka and its surrounding Hanshin region. It is the first to draw together research on the interwar musical culture of the Osaka region and addresses comprehensively both Western and non-Western musical practices and... genres.
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              ISBN 9781409411116
              Released NZ 23 Aug 2013
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              India's Kathak Dance in Historical Perspective
               

              India's Kathak Dance in Historical Perspective (Hardback, New edition)

              By Walker, Margaret E.; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Through an analysis both broad and deep of primary and secondary sources, ethnography, iconography and current performance practice, this enquiry undertakes a critical approach to the history of kathak dance and presents new data about hereditary performing artists, gendered cont...exts and practices, and postcolonial cultural reclamation.
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              ISBN 9781409449508
              Released NZ 28 Aug 2014
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              The Instrumental Music of Wutaishan's Buddhist Monasteries: Social and Ritual Contexts
               

              The Instrumental Music of Wutaishan's Buddhist Monasteries: Social and Ritual Contexts (Hardback, New edition)

              By Szczepanski, Beth; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              Based on the author's thesis (doctoral--Ohio State University, 2008) presented under title: Sheng Guan in the past and present.

              ISBN 9781409427438
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2012
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              The Ma'luf in Contemporary Libya: An Arab Andalusian Musical Tradition
               

              The Ma'luf in Contemporary Libya: An Arab Andalusian Musical Tradition (Hardback, New edition)

              By Ciantar, Philip; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

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              The musical tradition of Ma'luf is believed to have come to North Africa with Muslim and Jewish refugees escaping the Christian reconquista of Spain between the tenth and seventeenth centuries. This book investigates the place of this orally-transmitted music tradition in contemp...orary Libyan life and culture.
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              ISBN 9781409444725
              Released NZ 20 Dec 2012
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