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Music of the Peoples of the World / Edition 3
     

Music of the Peoples of the World / Edition 3

by William Alves
 

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ISBN-10: 1133307949

ISBN-13: 9781133307945

Pub. Date: 04/06/2012

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Listen to and appreciate music of different cultures with MUSIC OF THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD, THIRD EDITION! Stunning illustrations help you to better understand the people, music, and instruments of the 11 musical cultures discussed. Active Listening Tools, available on CourseMate, enhance listening and understanding by allowing you to view instruments and cultural

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Listen to and appreciate music of different cultures with MUSIC OF THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD, THIRD EDITION! Stunning illustrations help you to better understand the people, music, and instruments of the 11 musical cultures discussed. Active Listening Tools, available on CourseMate, enhance listening and understanding by allowing you to view instruments and cultural settings while you listen to musical excerpts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133307945
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/06/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
218,280
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. World Music Cultures: An Introduction. 2. Pitch and Melody. 3. Rhythm and Loudness. 4. Texture. 5. Timbre and Musical Instruments. 6. Sub-Saharan Africa. 7. The Middle East and North Africa. 8. Eastern Europe. 9. Western Europe. 10. Latin America. 11. North America. 12. Central Asia. 13. India. 14. China. 15. Japan. 16. Indonesia.

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