Performing Rites On the Value of Popular Music

ISBN-10: 0674661966
ISBN-13: 9780674661967
Edition: 1996
Authors: Simon Frith
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Description: Ranging through and beyond the 20th century, Performing Rites puts the Pet Shop Boys and Puccini, rhythm and lyric, voice and technology, into a dialogue about the impact of popular aesthetics on our lives.

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Book details

List price: $25.50
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 2/6/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 360
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Ranging through and beyond the 20th century, Performing Rites puts the Pet Shop Boys and Puccini, rhythm and lyric, voice and technology, into a dialogue about the impact of popular aesthetics on our lives.

Acknowledgments
Music Talk
The Value Problem in Cultural Studies
The Sociological Response Common Sense and the Language of Criticism Genre Rules
On Music Itself Where Do Sounds Come From?
Rhythm: Race, Sex, and the Body
Rhythm: Time, Sex, and the Mind Songs as Texts
The Voice Performance Technology and Authority Why Music Matters
The Meaning of Music Toward a Popular Aesthetic
Notes
Index

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