Series: Garland Handbooks of World Music
The Garland Handbook of African Music is comprised of essays from The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Volume 1, Africa, (1997). Revised and updated, the essays offer detailed, regional studies of the different musical cultures of Africa and examine the ways in which music helps to define the...
Published June 23rd 2008 by Routledge
The World's Music: General Perspectives and Reference Tools
The final volume of the Garland Encyclopedia of World Music includes first-person fieldwork case studies from different regions of the world, a general index to the entire series as well as all the bibliographies, discographies and videographies from the nine regional volumes. It is an...
Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge
Published October 31st 1999 by Routledge
Explores key themes in African music that have emerged in recent years-a subject usually neglected in country-by-country coverageemphasizes the contexts of musical performance-unlike studies that offer static interpretations isolated from other performing traditions presents the fresh insights and...
Published July 31st 1997 by Routledge