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Performing religion : negotiating past and present in Kwaya music of Tanzania

Author: Gregory F Barz
Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2003.
Series: Kerk en theologie in context, nr. 42.
Edition/Format:   Book : CD audio : Music   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barz, Gregory F., 1960-
Performing religion.
Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2003
(OCoLC)606984865
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory F Barz
ISBN: 904200827X 9789042008274
OCLC Number: 53442894
Notes: Accompanying compact disc features Kwaya ya Upendo, Azania Front Lutheran Cathedral, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, directed by Gideon Mdegella as well as other choirs from Dar es Salaam. The CD provides illustrations that highlight many of the concepts and issues raised in the text and document the art of kwaya traditions.
Description: xvi, 225 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Theories, frames, methods, and lenses : an ethnographic approach to the study of Tanzanian kwaya music --
East African kwaya music and the colonial and missionary encounter --
Conflicting, complementary, and divergent aesthetics of kwaya music --
"We are from different ethnic groups, but we live here as one family" : the musical performance of community in an East African kwaya --
Kwaya music and the performance of spirituality and disaffection : music and worship in a Tanzanian kwaya community --
Kwayas, kandas, kiosks : Tanzanian popular kwaya music --
Social organization and the creation of sacred space within Kwaya ya Upendo --
"I am able to see very far but I am unable to reach there" : Ndugu Gideon Mdegella's Nyimbo za Kwaya.
Series Title: Kerk en theologie in context, nr. 42.
Responsibility: Gregory F. Barz.

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