World Music: Traditions and Transformations
World Music: Traditions and Transformations

World Music: Traditions and Transformations

3rd Edition
By Michael Bakan
Copyright: 2019
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About This Book: An Introduction for Students

Chapter 1: What, in the World, Is Music?
Chapter 2: How Music Lives: A Musicultural Approach
Chapter 3: How Music Works: Part I: Rhythm
Chapter 4: How Music Works: Part II: Pitch
Chapter 5: How Music Works: Part III: Dynamics, Timbre, and Instruments
Chapter 6: How Music Works: Part IV: Texture and Form

Chapter 7: Indonesian Gamelan Music: Interlocking Rhythms, Interlocking Worlds
Chapter 8: From Raga to Bollywood: Developments and Intercultural Crossings in Indian Music
Chapter 9: ‘Not the Same, but Just as Nice’: Traditions and Transformations in Irish Music
Chapter 10: The River and the Path: Conversation and Collective Expression in West African Musics
Chapter 11: "Oye Como Va" and the Musics of Latin America
Chapter 12: From Baladi to Belly Dance: Rhythm, Dance, and Music in Egypt and Beyond
Chapter 13: A Musicultural History of the Chinese Zheng

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