Heartland Excursions: Ethnomusicological Reflections on Schools of Music / Edition 1

Heartland Excursions: Ethnomusicological Reflections on Schools of Music / Edition 1

by Bruno Nettl
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252064685
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Series:
Music in American Life Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
1In the Service of the Masters11
Scholar from Mars
The Pantheon
Mythological Variations
Pairs, Sweets, and Oranges: A Scherzo
Orchestral Episodes
The Great Masters and Cultural Values
2Society of Musicians43
Music Communities
The Principal Classes
Classes of Musicianship
The Importance of Heritage
A Group of Ensembles
3A Place for All Musics? Confrontation and Mediation82
A Meeting Place
Bringing the Past to the Present
Confrontation: Convergences and Collisions
4Forays into the Repertory112
The Shape of Music
The Principal Works
A Society of Musics
Cultural Performance
Afterword
Notes
Index

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