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  1. The Cultural Study of Music

    A Critical Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Martin Clayton, Trevor Herbert, Richard Middleton

    What is the relationship between music and culture? The first edition of The Cultural Study of Music: A Critical Introduction explored this question with groundbreaking rigor and breadth. Now this second edition refines that original analysis while examining the ways the field has developed in the...

    Published November 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Globalization of Music in History

    By Richard Wetzel

    Series: Routledge Studies on History and Globalization

    This book contextualizes a globalization process that has since ancient times involved the creation, use, and world-wide movement of song, instrumental music, musical drama, music with dance, concert, secular, popular and religious music. Integral to the process have been political, economic,...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Student CD for Excursions in World Music

    6th Edition

    By Bruno Nettl, Thomas Turino, Isabel Wong, Charles Capwell, Philip Bolman, Byron Dueck, Timmothy Rommen

    Explore the relationship between music and society around the world This comprehensive introductory text creates a panoramic experience for beginner students by exposing them to the many musical cultures around the globe. Each chapter opens with a musical encounter in which the author...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Routledge

  4. Ethnomusicology

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Jennifer Post

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    First published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Local Scenes and Global Culture of Psytrance

    By Graham St. John

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

    This lively textual symposium offers a collection of formative research on the culture of global psytrance (psychedelic trance). As the first book to address the diverse transnationalism of this contemporary electronic dance music phenomenon, the collection hosts interdisciplinary research...

    Published June 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  6. Music of Latin America and the Caribbean

    By Mark Brill

    The Music of Latin America and the Caribbean is the first text written on the rich musical heritage of this region specifically for the non-music major. The text is arranged by region, focusing on the major countries/regions (Mexico, Brazil, Peru, etc. in Latin America and Jamaica, the Virgin...

    Published October 1st 2010 by Routledge

  7. Popular World Music

    By Andrew Shahriari

    Exploring Popular World Music is the first introductory level text written to introduce students to popular music styles from around the world. Focusing on styles that all students will know -- from Reggae to Klezmer, from Afro-Pop to Kodo drums--the book offers a comprehensive, listening-oriented...

    Published September 28th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Focus: Music, Nationalism, and the Making of the New Europe

    2nd Edition

    By Philip V. Bohlman

    Series: Focus on World Music Series

    Two decades after the fall of communism in Eastern Europe and one decade into the twenty-first century, European music remains one of the most powerful forces for shaping nationalism. Using intensive fieldwork throughout Europe -- from participation in alpine foot pilgrimages to studies of the...

    Published September 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Popular Music of Vietnam

    The Politics of Remembering, the Economics of Forgetting

    By Dale A. Olsen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

    Based on the author’s research in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, and other urban areas in Vietnam, this study of contemporary Vietnamese popular music explores the ways globalization and free market economics have influenced the music and subcultures of Vietnamese youth, focusing on the conflict...

    Published June 18th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music

    Edited by W. K. McNeil

    The Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music is a comprehensive reference source covering all aspects of both African American and white gospel from history and performers to recording techniques and styles, as well as the influence of gospel on different musical genres and cultural trends. Now...

    Published April 12th 2010 by Routledge