skip to content
The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century

Author: Virginia Danielson
Publisher: Chicago [u.a.] : Univ. of Chicago Press, 1997.
Series: Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Umm Kulthum was a celebrated musical performer in the Arab world, and her songs still permeate the international airwaves. This, the first English-language biography, chronicles her life and career.  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Umm-Kult̲ūm
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Danielson
ISBN: 0226136116 9780226136110 0226136124 9780226136127
OCLC Number: 243882460
Awards: Shortlisted for Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award: Excellence in the Recorded Folk or Ethnic Field 1998.
Description: XIII, 273 S. : ill., Kt., Notenbeisp.
Contents: Preface Technical Note 1: "The Voice and Face of Egypt" 2: Childhood in the Egyptian Delta 3: Beginning in Cairo 4: Media, Style, and Idiom 5: "The Golden Age of Umm Kulthum" and Two Cultural Formations 6: "The Voice of Egypt": The Artists' Work and Shared Aesthetics 7: Umm Kulthum and a New Generation Legacies of a Performer Glossary Notes References Sources for the Illustrations Index
Series Title: Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
Responsibility: Virginia Danielson.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/243882460> # The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "243882460" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Place/chicago_u_a> ; # Chicago u.a.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Place/agypten> ; # Ägypten.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/10035031> ; # Umm-Kult̲ūm
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Thing/umm_kultum> ; # Umm-Kult̲ūm
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Topic/populare_musik> ; # Populäre Musik
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Topic/geschichte> ; # Geschichte
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Topic/musik> ; # Musik
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/33729633> ; # Virginia Danielson
   schema:datePublished "1997" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837029961> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Series/chicago_studies_in_ethnomusicology> ; # Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
   schema:name "The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century" ;
   schema:productID "243882460" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/243882460#PublicationEvent/chicago_u_a_univ_of_chicago_press_1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Agent/univ_of_chicago_press> ; # Univ. of Chicago Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226136110> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226136127> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/243882460> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Agent/univ_of_chicago_press> # Univ. of Chicago Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Univ. of Chicago Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837029961#Series/chicago_studies_in_ethnomusicology> # Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/243882460> ; # The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century
   schema:name "Chicago studies in ethnomusicology" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10035031> # Umm-Kult̲ūm
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1898" ;
   schema:deathDate "1975" ;
   schema:givenName "Umm-Kult̲ūm" ;
   schema:name "Umm-Kult̲ūm" ;
   schema:sameAs <http://d-nb.info/gnd/118860178> ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33729633> # Virginia Danielson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Danielson" ;
   schema:givenName "Virginia" ;
   schema:name "Virginia Danielson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226136110>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0226136116" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226136110" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226136127>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0226136124" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226136127" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/243882460>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/243882460> ; # The voice of Egypt : Umm Kulthūm, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century
   schema:dateModified "2016-05-12" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.