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Parading Respectability : the Cultural and Moral Aesthetics of the Christmas Bands Movement in the Western Cape, South Africa.

Author: Sylvia Bruinders
Publisher: Oxford : NISC (Pty) Limited (National Inquiry Services Centre (Pty) Ltd), 2017.
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Bruinders, Sylvia.
Parading Respectability : The Cultural and Moral Aesthetics of the Christmas Bands Movement in the Western Cape, South Africa.
Oxford : NISC (Pty) Limited (National Inquiry Services Centre (Pty) Ltd), ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Bruinders
ISBN: 9781920033200 1920033203
OCLC Number: 1048923708
Description: 1 online resource (226 pages)
Contents: Cover; Dedication; About the Series; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Preface; Glossary of acronyms and abbreviations; Glossary of local words and phrases; List of figures; 1. Sociopolitical and historical introduction; Cape Town's ghoema musical complex; An early history of the Cape; Cultural life in the early Cape; Coloured identity; Language diversities, religious differences and gender; Ambiguous identity and government ambivalence; Cultural hybridity; Emerging themes; Why Christmas bands?; Fieldwork and methodology; Comparative study; Outline; Notes. 2. Ethnography of the Christmas Bands MovementHistory of the Christmas Bands Movement; Meetings; The road marches; The reinterpretation of public space: Spectacular moments; Federal structures; Cultural identity, religious and moral underpinnings; Respectability; Strategies of discipline; Constructing value; Musical sound of community; Notes; 3. The St Joseph's Christmas Band; Biographical sketches of band members; Embodied subjectivity; Notes; 4. From oral/aural to literate: Musical transmission in the Christmas bands; Ambivalent notions about reading music; Ownership of instruments. The roles of the bandmaster and captainConflicting ideas: Bandmaster's aspirations versus community's expectations; Visiting other bands; Biographical sketches of musical directors of other bands; In conclusion; Notes; 5. Militarism in the bands: Christmas bands competitions; Background to the competitions; Getting ready for the union competition; The City and Suburban Union Competition; The contestation of process; Why competitions?; Paternalism and masculinity; Military influence; Christmas band competitions and the local-global contexts; The spectacular nature of competitions; Conclusions. Notes6. Hidden subjectivities: Women's involvement in the Christmas bands; Gendered scholarship; Advance of the women's sector; Women in the Christmas Bands Movement; Women as music educators; Women in executive positions; Gendered citizenship; Conclusion; Notes; 7. Reflections and conclusions; Notes; Appendix 1: Membership of the Christmas Bands Boards; Appendix 2: Hymn: Great is thy faithfulness; Appendix 3: Letter to the Athlone and District Union; Bibliography; Index; About the Author; Back cover.

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