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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 54.99
In This Thing Called Music: Essays in Honor of Bruno Nettl, editors Victoria Lindsay Levine and Philip V. Bohlman salute not only a great scholar and beloved teacher, but also a thinker whose search for the meaning and ontology of music has exerted a global influence. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 70.95
For courses in ethnomusicological theory. This book covers ethnomusicological theory, exploring some of the underpinnings of different approaches and analyzing differences and commonalities in these orientations. This text addresses how ethnomusicologists have used and applied these theories in ethnographic research. more...
- tredition 1753; US$ 6.05
Für jemand, der es ernst meint mit der Rockmusik, gibt es gewiss nichts Schöneres, als in einer Band zu musizieren. Gemeinsam ist man stark. Es ist jedoch schwer, der Vielfalt der Anfangsprob-leme, die das Musizieren in Bands mit sich bringt, Herr zu werden. Dabei muss man deutlich feststellen, dass es zu allen in diesem Werk vertretenen Teilbereichen... more...
- tredition 2015; US$ 16.66
In diesem zwei Bände umfassenden historischen Überblick betrachtet der Soziologe Johannes Kohaupt die zur Durchschnittsgesellschaft oft magisch-mysteriös wirkenden Gegenkulturen seit den 1950er Jahren. Der hier vorgelegte zweite Band öffnet den Blick auf die Gothic-Kultur, auf Hip-Hop- und Technowelten, beschreibt den Hardcore-Punk aus Washington,... more...
- Cherry Red Books 2015; US$ 10.94
To the modern pop world, Stock, Aitken and Waterman have taken on something of a legendary status in recent years. The PWL label and studios produced so many hits in the 1980s that their name became synonymous with success, and they created a template so expertly worked today. From Elton John?s tea boy to successful record producer, Phil Harding?s... more...
- John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2001; US$ 29.95
This book is about - but not only about - Napster. The story of Napster is important in its own right, but its legacy even more so. The phenomenon that surrounds Napster has highlighted the extraordinary potential for the mass mobilisation of consumer and community power. This irresistible force - the underground Internet - has blown apart conventional... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2001; US$ 29.95
"A group of young men in Jacksonville, Florida, arranged to celebrate Lincoln's birthday in 1900. My brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, and I decided to write a song to be sung at the exercise. I wrote the words and he wrote the music. Our New York publisher, Edward B. Marks, made mimeographed copies for us and the song was taught to and sung by a chorus... more...
- University of California Press 2000; US$ 15.95
This innovative collection of articles offers a major comprehensive overview of new developments in cultural theory as applied to Western music. Addressing a broad range of primarily twentieth-century music, the authors examine two related phenomena: musical borrowings or appropriations, and how music has been used to construct, evoke, or represent... more...
- Oxford University Press 1991; US$ 19.95
From record album liner notes to serious academic pieces, Martin Williams has been perceptively chronicling the development of jazz for over three decades. In this, his newest collection of jazz writings, Williams brings together many of his best pieces and covers new ground, with short columns on Teddy Wilson and George Winston and a longer article,... more...