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              Books in the SOAS Studies in Music Series series

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              The Musical Human: Rethinking John Blacking's Ethnomusicology in the Twenty-First Century
               

              The Musical Human: Rethinking John Blacking's Ethnomusicology in the Twenty-First Century (Hardback, New edition)

              Edited by Reily, Suzel; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

              • $282.00

              Providing assessments of John Blacking's work, this book talks about the manipulation of traditional performance settings in pursuit of political or social strategies; children's music acquisition as an indicator of the innate musical capacity of humans; the biology of music maki ...

              ISBN 9780754651383
              Published 24 March 2006 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Indigenous Religious Musics
               

              Indigenous Religious Musics (Paperback)

              By Harvey, Graham; Edited by Ralls-MacLeod, Karen

              • $84.99

              Celebrating the diversity of indigenous nations, cultures and religions, the essays which comprise this volume discuss the musics performed by a wide variety of peoples as an integral part of their cultural traditions. These include examinations of the various styles of Maori, In ...

              ISBN 9781138263383
              Published 24 November 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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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

              • $282.00

              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 ...

              ISBN 9781409431336
              Published 28 November 2011 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Demetrius Cantemir: The Collection of Notations: Volume 2: Commentary

              Demetrius Cantemir: The Collection of Notations: Volume 2: Commentary (Hardback, New edition)

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

              • $330.00

              Demetrius Cantemir has several reputations, for Romanians he is a national cultural figure; on the intellectual map of 18th-century Europe he is seen as an important historian; and in Turkey, he is recognized for his music. This text examines Cantemir's life and studies his work ...

              ISBN 9780754602811
              Published 1 January 2003 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain
               

              Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain (Hardback)

              By Machin-Autenrieth, Matthew

              • $282.00

              Flamenco, Regionalism, and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain explores the relationship between regional identity politics and flamenco in Andalusia, the southernmost autonomous community of Spain. In recent years, the Andalusian Government has embarked on an ambitious project ai ...

              ISBN 9781472480064
              Published 8 August 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Greek Rebetiko from a Psychocultural Perspective: Same Songs Changing Minds
               

              Greek Rebetiko from a Psychocultural Perspective: Same Songs Changing Minds (Hardback, New edition)

              By Koglin, Dr Daniel; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

              • $282.00

              Greek Rebetiko from a Psychocultural Perspective: Same Songs Changing Minds examines the ways in which audiences in present-day Greece and Turkey perceive and use the Greek popular song genre rebetiko to cultivate specific cultural habits and identities. In the past, rebetiko has ...

              ISBN 9781472465719
              Published 15 December 2015 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Ritual and Music of North China: Shawm Bands in Shanxi

              Ritual and Music of North China: Shawm Bands in Shanxi (Paperback)

              By Jones, Stephen

              • $89.99

              The rich local traditions of musical life in rural China are still little known. Music-making in village society is largely ceremonial, and shawm bands account for a significant part of such music. This is the first major ethnographic study of Chinese shawm bands in their ceremon ...

              ISBN 9781138056725
              Published 30 June 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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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

              • $282.00

              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 ...

              ISBN 9781409444725
              Published 20 December 2012 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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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 (Paperback)

              By Um, Haekyung

              • $98.99

              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 ...

              ISBN 9781138270626
              Published 3 October 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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              Ritual and Music of North China: Volume 2: Shaanbei

              Ritual and Music of North China: Volume 2: Shaanbei (Hardback, New edition, Contains 1 Book and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Jones, Stephen; Series edited by Howard, Professor Keith

              • $285.00

              Gives an impression of music-making in daily life in the poor mountainous region of Shaanbei, northwest China. This book and DVD, gives the background to the area and music-making in society. It also discusses the lives of bards and shawm bands respectively, describing modificati ...

              ISBN 9780754665908
              Published 1 March 2009 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SOAS Studies in Music Series
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