Local Fusions: Folk Music Experiments in Central Europe at the Millennium

Local Fusions: Folk Music Experiments in Central Europe at the Millennium

by Barbara Rose Lange


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190245375
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 08/06/2018
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Barbara Rose Lange is Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology at the Moores School of Music, University of Houston. She writes about folk and popular music in Central Europe, especially the art of the Romani (Gypsy) people. She is author of Holy Brotherhood: Romani Music in a Hungarian Pentecostal Church (Oxford, 2003).

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables
Note on Orthography
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Chapter 1. "Good Old Days": Critiques of Masculinity in the Hungarian Folk Revival
Chapter 2. Ági Szalóki and Multiethnic Femininity
Chapter 3. Autobiography, Sexuality, and Ethnicity in the Music of Bea Palya
Chapter 4. Banda and the Slovak Folk Revival
Chapter 5. Urban Nostalgia in the Music of Požo? sentimentál
Chapter 6. Slovak Folksong, Romani Pop, and Outer Space in the Music of Hudba z Marsu
Chapter 7. Recuperating the Alpine Image in Austrian Music
Chapter 8. Local Identity, World Music 2.0, and Electronic Dance Music
Chapter 9. Sampling and Commercialization in Danubian Trances and Boheme


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