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  1. Representing African Music

    Postcolonial Notes, Queries, Positions

    By Kofi Agawu

    The aim of this book is to stimulate debate by offering a critique of discourse about African music. Who writes about African music, how, and why? What assumptions and prejudices influence the presentation of ethnographic data? Even the term "African music" suggests there is an agreed-upon meaning,...

    Published May 16th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Mediterranean Mosaic

    Popular Music and Global Sounds

    Edited by Goffredo Plastino

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  3. Maracatu Atomico

    Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in the Mangue Movement and the "New Music Scene" of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

    By Philip Galinsky

    Series: Current Research in Ethnomusicology: Outstanding Dissertations

    "Maracatu Atômico" is the first academic work to investigate the mangue movement, one of Brazil's most vital pop culture trends of the last thirty years, and the related "new music scene" of Northeast Brazil. Contending with the widespread poverty and social problems, mangue places a renewed value...

    Published September 20th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Situating Salsa

    Global Markets and Local Meanings in Latin Popular Music

    By Lise Waxer

    Situating Salsa offers the first comprehensive consideration of salsa music and its social impact, in its multiple transnational contexts....

    Published May 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  5. From Tejano to Tango

    Essays on Latin American Popular Music

    Edited by Walter Aaron Clark

    Author of two books on Issac Albeniz, including Issac Albeniz: A Guide to Research (1998), Walter Aaron Clark has compiled thirteen essays that discuss the various aspects of Latin American music. The essays cover the social and political impact the music generated as well as the rhythmic...

    Published April 26th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Brazilian Popular Music and Globalization

    Edited by Charles A. Perrone, Christopher Dunn

    This collection of articles by leading scholars traces the history of Brazilian pop music through the twentieth-century....

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Images

    Iconography of Music in African-American Culture (1770s-1920s)

    By Eileen J. Southern, Josephine Wright

    This lavishly illustrated book brings together for the first time a significant body of imagery devoted to the traditional culture of the African-American slave....

    Published November 28th 2000 by Routledge

  8. The African Diaspora

    A Musical Perspective

    Edited by Ingrid Monson

    Series: Critical and Cultural Musicology

    The African Diaspora presents musical case studies from various regions of the African diaspora, including Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, North America, and Europe, that engage with broader interdisciplinary discussions about race, gender, politics, nationalism, and music. Featured here are...

    Published July 27th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Sources of Irish Traditional Music c. 1600-1855

    An Annotated Catalogue of Prints and Manuscripts, 1583-1855

    Edited by Aloys Fleischman

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1998 by Routledge

  10. The Performance of Jewish & Arab Music in Israel Today, Pt. 2

    A special issue of the journal Musical Performance, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Amnon Shiloah

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 1st 1997 by Routledge