World Music: A Very Short Introduction by Philip V. Bohlman

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World Music: A Very Short Introduction by Philip V. Bohlman.

 

Philip Bohlman asks: What is music? If the question is simple, the answers are not. In this fascinating ntroduction to the remarkable diversity of world music - from Swiss yodeling to pilgrims' chants, Yiddish folk songs to 'Art-Song' from Tunis - Bohlman explores the interpretation and, somes misinterpretation of world music by the West.

ISBN: 9780192854292
No of pages: 177
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9780192854292