Год издания: 2007
Количество страниц: 192
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Music in Central Java is one of several case-study volumes that can be used along with Thinking Musically, the core book in the Global Music Series. Thinking Musically incorporates music from many diverse cultures and establishes the framework for exploring the practice of music around the world. It sets the stage for an array of case-study volumes, each of which focuses on a single area of the world. Each case study uses the contemporary musical situation as a point of departure, covering historical information and traditions as they relate to the present. Music in Central Java offers a vivid introduction to the region's musical and cultural landscape, showing how three themes - flexibility, appropriateness, and interconnectedness - characterize Javanese musical practices and traditions. Drawing on his extensive fieldwork, author Benjamin Brinner takes an in-depth look at gamelan music - a traditional musical ensemble tradition that typically features metallophones, xylophones,...