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Western Music and Its Others

Difference, Representation, and Appropriation in Music

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century music,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • 20th century,
  • Reference,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Social aspects,
  • Music / General,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorgina Born (Editor), David Hesmondhalgh (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7710759M
    ISBN 100520220846
    ISBN 109780520220843

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Western Music and Its Others brings together leading musicologists, ethnomusicologists, and specialists in film and popular music to explore the ways European and North American musicians have drawn on or identified themselves in tension with the musical practices of Others.

In a series of essays ranging from examination of the Orientalist tropes of early 20th-century Modernists to the tangled claims for ownership in today's World Music /5(2). Western Music and Its Others brings together leading musicologists, ethnomusicologists, and specialists in film and popular music to explore the ways European and North American musicians have drawn on or identified themselves in tension with the musical Western Music and Its Others book of Others.

In a series of essays ranging from examination of the Orientalist tropes of early 20th-century Modernists to the tangled claims for ownership in today's World Music.

Western Music and Its Others ranges widely--from Schoenberg to dance fusion, from Orientalism to Occidentalis m, from nineteenth-century cantors to Cage, from the Turkish arabesk to sampled pygmy voices, from the formation of new European ideologies of music about to the Hollywood western--in its analyses of the musical negotiations of self an d other 5/5(1).

Georgina Born is the author of Western Music and Its Others ( avg rating, 22 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Rationalizing Culture ( avg rat /5. The essays scrutinize a diverse body of music and discuss a range of significant examples, among them musical modernism's idealizing or ambivalent relations with popular, ethnic, and non-Western music; exoticism and orientalism in the experimental music tradition; the representation of others in Hollywood film music; music's role in the formation and contestation of collective identities, with reference to Jewish and Turkish popular music.

Introduction to the book Western Music and its Others: On difference, representation and appropriation in music.

A good introduction to the history of Western music, Western Music and Its Others book that by "Western" they mean "mostly white men." Still, a good starting point from which to dive off into bits of musical history that were whitewashed or carefully curated over, not just in this book but in most histories of Western music.4/5.

Western music, music produced in Europe as well as those musics derived from the European from ancient times to the present day. All ancient civilizations entered historical times with a flourishing musical culture.

That the earliest writers explained it in terms of legend and myth strongly suggests the remote beginnings of the art of sound. (Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook).

The inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame include the major pioneers and personalities in country music's rich history. This five-volume songbook series includes photos and biographies, and a special selection of. The universally acclaimed and award-winning Oxford History of Western Music is the eminent musicologist Richard Taruskin's provocative, erudite telling of the story of Western music from its earliest days to the present.

Each book in this superlative five-volume set illuminates-through a representative sampling of masterworks-the themes, styles, and currents. A "canon" is a list of books considered to be "essential", and it can be published as a collection (such as Great Books of the Western World, Modern Library, Everyman's Library, or Penguin Classics), presented as a list with an academic's imprimatur (such as Harold Bloom 's,) or be the official reading list of a university.

Musical notation, visual record of heard or imagined musical sound, or a set of visual instructions for performance of usually takes written or printed form and is a conscious, comparatively laborious process. Its use is occasioned by one of two motives: as an aid to memory or as extension of the former, it helps the shaping of a composition.

Music: Its Language History, and Culture. The course has a number of interrelated objectives: 1. To introduce you to works representative of a variety of music traditions. These include the repertoires of Western Europe from the Middle Ages through the present; of the United States, including art music, jazz, folk,Cited by: 2.

Western Music refers to those cultures whose music system is based on the philosophy and science of Pythagoras and his school. The Ancient Greeks were the first European culture to investigate the science of acoustics using mathematics and simple scientific laboratory instruments like the monochord.

The following motet is based on a secular tenor; each of its three voices sings a different French love poem. LISTEN: Machaut, Motet: Trop plus/Biaute paree/Je ne suis (c. ) [ Text] Renaissance History (Dufay through Praetorius) The tradition of the motet continued into the 15th century.

Guillaume Dufay (c. The Book of Westerns concentrates on the period between and the present day, looking at the Western from a wide variety of perspectives and providing in-depth critical analysis of many notable movies up to Tombstone () and Wyatt Earp ()/5(2). Cowboy Song Books. Good source books for the old cowboy and western music are getting increasingly difficult to find and tend to go out of print quickly.

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Western is a genre of fiction which tells stories set primarily in the latter half of the 19th century in the American Old West, often centering on the life of a nomadic cowboy or gunfighter armed with a revolver and a rifle who rides a horse.

Cowboys and gunslingers typically wear Stetson hats, neckerchief bandannas, vests, spurs, cowboy boots, and buckskins (alternatively dusters). Because western classical music – its tuning, compositional forms and history – was a completely different language.

One of the first smear campaigns targeted the music of Debussy, considered. Western music is a form of country and hillbilly music composed by and about the people who settled and worked throughout the Western United States and Western Canada.

Western music celebrates the lifestyle of the cowboy on the open ranges, Rocky Mountains, and prairies of Western North America. Directly related musically to old English, Irish, Scottish, and folk Cultural origins: Western United States.

Preth century Starting in the 17th century, immigrants to North America brought with them the music and instruments of the Old World, including the fiddle, dulcimer, and harmonica.“Blue Juniata,” a song about a Pennsylvania Indian maid named Alfarata, could be considered the first popular “Western” : Charley Engel.By William G.

Andrews and Molly Sclater. Book. This series was created to afford serious students of Western music the opportunity of relating the component parts of the music they have played, that is, melody, harmony, rhythm, phrasing and structure.

The harmonic vocabulary has been introduced in a logical order using melodic lines and examplesCategory: Textbook-General."A History of Western Music has secured its place - through six editions and for almost half a century - as the definitive resource for students and connoisseurs alike.

Today this exceptional book remains the most authoritative and useful text available, providing readers with insights into both the music and its historical context.".