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Nketia, J. H. Kwabena

Overview
Works: 166 works in 340 publications in 9 languages and 4,413 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Periodicals 
Roles: Compiler, Honoree, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: ML350.N595, 780.96
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Most widely held works by J. H. Kwabena Nketia
The music of Africa by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
23 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at African musical traditions, structures, and instruments in their historic, social, and cultural contexts
African music in Ghana by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Funeral dirges of the Akan people by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
14 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and Burmese and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk songs of Ghana by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drumming in Akan communities of Ghana by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African musicology : current trends : a festschrift presented to J.H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our drums and drummers by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Musik Afrikas by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in German and Danish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnomusicology and African music : collected papers by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African music in Ghana : a survey of traditional forms by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in African music by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akan FE12 ( )
in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Akan are Twi-speaking peoples living in southern and central Ghana and in southeastern Côte d'Ivoire. This file includes 45 documents. Most are on the two major Akan groups, the Ashanti and Fanti; others refer to two or more Akan groups
Ethnomusicology and African music : collected papers by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnomusicology in Ghana; an inaugural lecture delivered on 20th November, 1969 at the University of Ghana, Legon by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghana: music, dance, and drama; a review of the performing arts of Ghana by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African gods and music by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk songs of Ghana by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History and the organisation of music in West Africa by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kwabena amoa by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in 6 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music in African cultures : a review of the meaning and significance of traditional African music by J. H. Kwabena Nketia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kwabena Nketia, J.H
Kwabena Nketia, J.H., 1921-
Kwabena Nketia, J. H. (Joseph Hanson)
Kwabena Nketia, Joseph H.
Kwabena Nketia, Joseph H. 1921-
Kwabena Nketia, Joseph Hanson
Kwabena Nketia, Joseph Hanson 1921-
Nketia
Nketia, J. H. Kwabena.
Nketia, J.H. Kwabena, 1921-
Nketia, Joseph H. Kwabena
Nketia, Joseph Hanson
Nketia Joseph Hanson 1921-....
Nketia, Joseph Hanson Kwabena.
Nketia, Joseph Hanson Kwabena 1921-
Nketia, Kwabena 1921-
ンケティア, クヮベナ
Languages
English (145)
German (10)
Burmese (2)
Akan (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Twi (1)
Danish (1)
Sino-Tibetan (1)
Afroasiatic (1)
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