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Authors: Alter, Andrew
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125104
Description: In the Central Himalayan region of Garhwal, the gods (devtas) enjoy dancing and come on to their mediums when musicians play and 'make' them dance. This occurs at many events including shamanistic rit ... More
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/48035
Description: Written against the academically dominant but simplistic romanticization of popular music as a positive force, this book focuses on the 'dark side' of the subject. It is a pioneering examination of th ... More
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/192828
Description: This anthology emanated from a conference in St. John's, Newfoundland, that brought together popular music scholars, folklorists and ethnomusicologists from Canada and Australia. Implicit in that conf ... More
Authors: Hayward, Philip
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/7022
Description: Bounty Chords maps a rich and complex cultural history. Beginning with the Bounty mutiny in 1789, Philip Hayward analyses the establishment of the first Pitcairn Island settlement by mutineers and Tah ... More
Authors: Evans, Mark
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/6888
Description: Within the Judaeo-Christian tradition, with few exceptions, music has always been central to the performance of sacred rites. The musical setting of liturgy has its roots in the earliest customs of th ... More
Authors: Crowdy, Denis
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/22868
Description: Acoustic guitar an ukulele based ensembles, known as stringbands, developed in Papua New Guinea in the second half of the twentieth century. A variety of regional stringband styles are evident, differ ... More
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/21257
Description: Markets and Margins: Australian Country Music Volume 3 is the third volume in this series of books tracing the evolution, development and practice of country music in Australia. Markets and Margins is ... More
Authors: McNeil, Adrian
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/35872
Description: This is a major musical and cultural history of the Sarod, a leading stringed instrument in Hindustani classical music, which documents the cultural origins, historical development and music styles of ... More
Authors: Ryan, Robin
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1256341
Description: 64 page(s)
Authors: Hayward, Philip
Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/103090
Description: 205 page(s)
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