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Author Matsue, Jennifer Milioto, 1970- author.

Title Focus : music in contemporary Japan / Jennifer Milioto Matsue.

Publication Info. New York, NY ; Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.952 MAT    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description xxix, 275 pages : illustrations, maps, music ; 25 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.).
text txt rdacontent book
performed music prm rdacontent CD
unmediated n rdamedia book
audio s rdamedia CD
volume nc rdacarrier book
audio disc sd rdacarrier CD
CD audio file MP3 rda
Series Focus on world music
Focus on world music.
Note Accompanying audio disc contains MP3 format sound.
Contents Japanese music in geographical, historical and cultural context -- Japanese cultural identity and musical modernity -- Performing music of the pre-modern era -- Making music in the modern era -- Taiko and the marketing of tradition in Kyoto -- Four case studies and some conclusions -- Conclusion : the future of Japanese music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-266) and index.
Subject Music -- Japan -- History and criticism.
Music -- Performance -- Social aspects -- Japan.
Added Title Music in contemporary Japan
ISBN 9781138791381 (hardback)
1138791385 (hardback)
9781138791404 (paperback)
1138791407 (paperback)

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