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Human Hearing and the Reality of Music

by Armin J Husemann SteinerBooks
Pub Date:
08/2013
ISBN:
9781621480488
Format:
Pbk 136 pages

Music is not simply something we hear. We experience it and love it; it is a primal human need. If, as the pianist Alfred Brendel...

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Emotion and Meaning in Music

by Leonard B. Meyer University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1956
ISBN:
9780226521398
Format:
Pbk 315 pages

''Altogether it is a book that should be required reading for any student of music, be he composer, performer, or theorist. It...

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Pathways to Unknown Worlds: Sun Ra, El Saturn and Chicago's Afro-Futurist Underground, 1954-68

by John Corbett, Anthony Elms and Terri Kapsalis WhiteWalls
Pub Date:
01/2007
ISBN:
9780945323105
Format:
Pbk 128 pages

Philosopher, Afro-futurist, and jazz legend Sun Ra (1914–93) constructed much of his complicated public persona during his sojourn...

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To The Break of Dawn: A Freestyle on the Hip Hop Aesthetic

by William Jelani Cobb New York University Press
Pub Date:
05/2008
ISBN:
9780814716717
Format:
Pb+ 200 pages

With roots that stretch from West Africa through the black pulpit, hip hop emerged in the streets of the South Bronx in the 1970s...

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Romantic Generation

by Charles Rosen Harvard University Press
Pub Date:
09/1998
ISBN:
9780674779341
Format:
Pbk 744 pages

What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume...

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To Dance is Human: A Theory of Nonverbal Communication

by Judith Lynne Hanna University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1987
ISBN:
9780226315492
Format:
Pbk 350 pages

Exploring dance from the rural villages of Africa to the stages of Lincoln Center, Judith Lynne Hanna shows that it is as human...

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Gamelan Gong Kebyar: The Art of Twentieth-Century Balinese Music

by Michael Tenzer University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/2000
ISBN:
9780226792835
Format:
Pb+ 520 pages

The Balinese gamelan, with its shimmering tones, breathless pace, and compelling musical language, has long captivated musicians,...

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Jazz and Justice: Racism and the Political Economy of the Music

by Gerald Horne Monthly Review Press
Pub Date:
04/2019
ISBN:
9781583677858
Format:
Pb+ 512 pages

A galvanizing history of how jazz and  jazz musicians flourished despite rampant cultural exploitation  The...

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England's Hidden Reverse: A Secret History of The Esoteric Underground 2ed

by David Keenan Strange Attractor Press
Pub Date:
04/2017
ISBN:
9781907222177
Format:
Pbk 456 pages

Based on hundreds of hours of interviews with members of the seminal music groups Coil, Current 93, and Nurse With Wound, England’s...

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Evolving Animal Orchestra: In Search of What Makes Us Musical

by Henkjan Honing The MIT Press
Pub Date:
02/2019
ISBN:
9780262039321
Format:
Hbk 160 pages

A music researcher's quest to discover other musical species. Even those of us who can't play a musical instrument or lack...

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Soul of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe

by Paul F. Berliner University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
01/1981
ISBN:
9780226043791
Format:
Pbk 334 pages

This sensitive, scholarly portrayal of Shona musicians and the African Musical tradition is highly engaging and comprehensive...

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Wisdom of Sun Ra: Sun Ra's Polemical Broadsheets and Streetcorner Leaflets

by Sun Ra WhiteWalls
Pub Date:
08/2006
ISBN:
9780945323075
Format:
Pbk 144 pages

From the Arkestra to his experiments with synthesizers, Sun Ra was one of the most inventive jazz musicians in history. Yet until...

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Quintet: Five Journeys Toward Musical Fulfillment

by David Blum Cornell University Press
Pub Date:
11/1999
ISBN:
9780801437311
Format:
Hbk 208 pages

Quintet presents compelling portraits of five artists known and loved by aficionados of classical music: the cellist Yo-Yo Ma,...

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Gibson's Fabulous Flat-Top Guitars: An Illustrated History & Guide 2ed

by Dan Erlewine Backbeat
Pub Date:
02/2020
ISBN:
9780879309626
Format:
Pbk 232 pages

Finally back in print! The must-have book on Gibson's killer acoustic guitars, now updated.   From the 1920s...

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SAGE Handbook of Popular Music

by Andy Bennett and Steve Waksman SAGE Publications Ltd
Pub Date:
02/2015
ISBN:
9781446210857
Format:
Hbk 664 pages

The SAGE Handbook of Popular Music provides a highly comprehensive and accessible summary of the key aspects of popular music...

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