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Popular musics of the non-Western world : an introductory survey

Author: Peter Manuel
Publisher: New York ; Oxford Oxford University Press 1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback [ed.View all editions and formats
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Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this book examines all major non-Western musical styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Manuel
ISBN: 0195053427 9780195053425 0195063341 9780195063349
OCLC Number: 831357665
Awards: Winner of Winner of an ASCAP-Deems Taylor Award (USA).
Description: x, 287 S Ill., graph. Darst., Notenbeisp., Kt 24 cm
Responsibility: Peter Manuel

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`It would be difficult to imagine a more ambitious and timely piece of ethnomusicological scholarship than Manuel's engaging and sympathetic overview ... The text is thoroughly documented with Read more...

 
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