Soundscapes Exploring Music in a Changing World

ISBN-10: 0393925676
ISBN-13: 9780393925678
Edition: 2nd 2006
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Description: W. W. Norton proudly presents Soundscapes, the first textbook to organize the study of music the way most people encounter itby the roles it plays in their lives and communities. Through a series of illuminating case studies, students learn the  More...

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Book details

List price: $44.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/7/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 600
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.332
Language: English

W. W. Norton proudly presents Soundscapes, the first textbook to organize the study of music the way most people encounter itby the roles it plays in their lives and communities. Through a series of illuminating case studies, students learn the fundamentals of music by exploring the social and cultural settings of different "soundscapes"that is, musical traditionsfrom around the world, all of which either migrated to or originated in North America. The text embraces the diverse musical identities, tastes, and sound worlds present in our society and encourages students to participate in the soundscapes that surround them.

Kay Kaufman Shelemay is G. Gordon Watts Professor of Music and Professor of African and African American Studies at Harvard University.

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