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Dislocated MemoriesJews, Music, and Postwar German Culture

Dislocated Memories: Jews, Music, and Postwar German Culture

Tina Frühauf and Lily Hirsch

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199367481
eISBN:
9780199367504
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199367481.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

This book is devoted to Jewish music in Germany from 1945 to the turn of the twenty-first century, with pioneering recent research on its presence (actual, symbolic, or transnational) and ... More

Divine InspirationsMusic and Islam in Indonesias

Divine Inspirations: Music and Islam in Indonesias

David Harnish and Anne Rasmussen (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195385410
eISBN:
9780199896974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385410.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

Indonesia is celebrated for its courtly arts, its beautiful beaches, its tourist attractions, and its artisan marketplace. Yet long overdue is a look at Indonesian Islam as the source of and ... More

Flowing TidesHistory and Memory in an Irish Soundscape

Flowing Tides: History and Memory in an Irish Soundscape

Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199380084
eISBN:
9780199380114
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199380084.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

Despite its isolation on the western edge of Europe, Ireland occupies vast amounts of space on the music maps of the world. Deeply rooted in time and place, yet viscous and nomadic, Irish songs, ... More

Harmony and DiscordMusic and the Transformation of Russian Cultural Life

Harmony and Discord: Music and the Transformation of Russian Cultural Life

Lynn M. Sargeant

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199735266
eISBN:
9780199894505
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735266.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

This book explores the complex development of Russian musical life during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It focuses on the Russian Musical Society, which was both unique as a driving ... More

In Search of Julián Carrillo and Sonido 13

In Search of Julián Carrillo and Sonido 13

Alejandro Madrid

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780190215781
eISBN:
9780190215804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215781.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

In the 1920s, Mexican composer Julián Carrillo (1875–1965) developed a microtonal system he metaphorically called El Sonido 13 (The 13th Sound). Although his pioneering role as one of the first ... More

Jewish Contiguities and the Soundtrack of Israeli
History

Jewish Contiguities and the Soundtrack of Israeli History

Assaf Shelleg

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199354948
eISBN:
9780199354962
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354948.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, Western

Jewish Contiguities and the Soundtrack of Israeli History revolutionizes the study of modern Israeli art music by tracking the surprising itineraries of Jewish art music in the move from Europe to ... More

Musical Renderings of the Philippine Nation

Musical Renderings of the Philippine Nation

Christi-Anne Castro

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199746408
eISBN:
9780199894758
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746408.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book is a cultural history of the Philippines from 1898 to1998, outlining the role of music in defining nation and the influence of national-level politics on shaping musical expression. The ... More

Redefining Hungarian Music from Liszt to Bartók

Redefining Hungarian Music from Liszt to Bartók

Lynn M. Hooker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199739592
eISBN:
9780199369461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199739592.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book explores the transformation of the idea of national music in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Hungary, envisioning Hungary’s two best-known composers, Liszt and Bartók, as endpoints ... More

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