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  • Music and Musical Composition at the American Academy in Romeby Martin Brody

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; Not Available

    Combining cultural analysis with historical and personal accounts of a century of musical life at the American Academy in Rome, this volume provides a history of the AAR's Rome Prize in Composition. more...

  • Us emene lääre Gygechaschteby Mani Matter

    Zytglogge Verlag 2013; US$ 22.99

    Berndeutsche Chansons mit Noten, Strophen und original gesungen von Mani Matter. Inhaltsangabe: I: ds zündhölzli / dr hansjakobli und ds babettli / si hei dr wilhälm täll ufgfüert / mir hei e verein / är isch vom amt ufbotte gsy / hemmige / dene wos guet geit II: dr eskimo / d?nase / dr ferdinand isch gstorbe / alls wo mir id finger chunnt / dr bärnhard... more...

  • Von der Geheimhaltung zur internationalen und interdisziplinären Forschungby Sabine Ehrmann-Herfort; Michael Matheus

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 70.46

    After its foundation on November 14, 1960, the Musicology Department of the German Historical Institute in Rome very soon developed into a forum for the interaction of experts in ?Italian? and ?German? musicology and became an important meeting place for researchers, both nationally and internationally. On the occasion of the Department?s... more...

  • China with a Cutby Jeroen de Kloet

    Amsterdam University Press 2010; US$ 59.00

    Provides insight into the vibrant popular music scene of contemporary China in the context of globalisation and rapid economic and social change more...

  • Sizhu Instrumental Music of South Chinaby Alan Thrasher

    BRILL 2008; US$ 130.00

    According to a reader's report, this is "one of the finest studies on (any kind of) Chinese music to emerge in recent years." Based on extensive fieldwork and a thorough knowledge of the scholarly literature, the author examines the theoretical underpinnings of the 'silk and bamboo' instrumental ensemble traditions of the Chaozhou, Hakka and Cantonese... more...

  • Rhapsody in Redby Sheila Melvin; JinDong Cai

    Algora Publishing 2007; US$ 45.00

    Inspiring history of the musicians, composers, and conductors who fostered Western classical music in China, written by a WSJ, NYT, IHT journalist and an internationally-known conductor. more...

  • 2006by Axel Schniederjürgen

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 335.21

    Kürschners Musiker-Handbuch verzeichnet mehr als 12.000 lebende professionelle Musikschaffende der E-Musik. Aufgenommen werden Komponistinnen und Komponisten, Dirigentinnen und Dirigenten, Instrumentalsolistinnen und -solisten, Sängerinnen und Sänger sowie Professorinnen und Professoren mit Schaffensschwerpunkt im deutschsprachigen Raum.... more...

  • Two Men and Musicby Janaki Bakhle

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 30.00

    Presents an account of the development of national culture in India using classical music as a case study. This book demonstrates how the emergence of an "Indian" cultural tradition reflected colonial and exclusionary practices. It deals with how a nation's imaginings - from politics to culture - reflect rather than transform societal divisions. more...

  • The Motet in the Age of Du Fayby Julie E. Cumming

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 46.00

    A re-evaluation of the Latin-texted motet during the age of Du Fay. more...

  • Echoes from Dharamsalaby Keila Diehl

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 28.95

    In Echoes from Dharamsala, Keila Diehl uses music to understand the experiences of Tibetans living in Dharamsala, a town in the Indian Himalayas that for more than forty years has been home to Tibet's government-in-exile. The Dalai Lama's presence lends Dharamsala's Tibetans a feeling of being "in place," but at the same time they have physically... more...