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Modernity, complex societies, and the alphorn

Author: Charlotte Vignau
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2013.
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This easily accessible book offers a pioneering study about the alphorn, its music, and its performance, based on extensive field research in Switzerland and other countries. It also offers new insights about the technique of filmmaking for musical ethnography. Being the first book on the alphorn in English, it combines originality and inspiration with solid, careful, and complete research.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Vignau, Charlotte, 1974-
Modernity, complex societies, and the alphorn.
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, 2013
(DLC) 2012045902
(OCoLC)812254864
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Vignau
ISBN: 9780739167984 0739167987
OCLC Number: 828423773
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The alphorn, alphorn performance and alphorn music : a national symbol of Switzerland? --
On video and film in ethnomusicology --
The migration of the alphorn phenomenon three case studies : Allgäu, the Netherlands and Japan.
Responsibility: Charlotte Vignau.

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