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Title The Middle East / Virginia Danielson, Scott Marcus, and Dwight Reynolds, editors.
Publication New York : Routledge, 2002.
Description xxvii, 1,182 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in).
Call # 780.956 M
Series Garland encyclopedia of world music ; v. 6
Garland encyclopedia of world music ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, discography, filmography and index.
Contents pt. 1. Introduction to the musics of the region. Hearing the music of the Middle East / S. Blum -- History of scholarship : narratives of Middle Eastern music history / V. Danielson and A.J. Fisher -- pt. 2. Understanding the musics of the Middle East : issues and processes. Theory, composition, and performance. The Eastern Arab system of melodic modes in theory and practice : a case study of Maqām Bayyātī ; Music in performance : 'Ūd lessons with George Michel / S. Marcus -- Contemporary Turkish Makam practice / K. Signell -- The concept of mode in Iranian music : Shūr / M. Caton -- Aspects of Turkish folk music theory / I. Markoff -- Rhythmic modes in Middle Eastern music / S. Marcus -- Rhythmic structure and drum improvisation in Yemen / J. Elsner -- Music in performance : who are the whirling dervishes? ; Ottoman Turkish music : genre and form / W. Feldman -- Performance practice in Iran : Radīf and improvisation / M. Caton -- Music in religious expression. Shaykh Yāsīn al-Tuhāmī in the public Ḥaḍra : a typical Layla performance / M. Frishkopf -- The Muslim call to prayer / S. Marcus -- The Qur’ān recited / K.N. Davies --
Islamic hymnody in Egypt : Al-Inshād al-Dīnī / M. Frishkopf -- The symbolic universe of music in Islamic societies / J. During -- Manifestations of the word : poetry and song in Turkish Sufism / W. Feldman -- Music in the religious experience of Israeli Jews / E. Seroussi -- Maronite music / L. Hage -- The Coptic Orthodox Church and its music / M. Roy -- Syriac religious music / S. Jargy -- Popular music and the media. The impact of the media on Egyptian music / W. Armbrust -- Music in performance : Cem Karaca, live ; Turkish rock and pop music / M. Stokes -- Arabesk / N. Karakayali --Israeli Mediterranean music / A. Horowitz -- Rai / B. Mazouzi -- Berber popular music / J. Goodman -- The popular music of Arab Detroit / A. Rasmussen -- Gender and music. Sallāma al-Qass ; Historical issues of gender and music / S.M. Sawa -- Contemporary issues of gender and music / M.R. Olsen -- Learning and transmission. The Iraqi Maqām and its transmission / S.Q. Hassan -- Music in performance : a rehearsal with Firqat al-Mūsīqā al-‘Arabiyya / S. Marcus -- Institutionalization of learning in Egypt / S.E. Castelo-Branco --
The use of Western notation in Tunisian art music / R. Davis -- Learning epic traditions / D.F. Reynolds -- Historical roots. The Kitāb al-Aghānī / G. Sawa -- Music in ancient Arabia from archaeological and written sources / C. Poché -- Arabic writings on music : eighth to nineteenth centuries / E. Neubauer -- Theories of rhythm and meter in the medieval Middle East ; Classification of musical instruments in the medieval Middle East / G. Sawa -- Musical instruments in the Arab world / S.Q. Hassan -- pt. 3. Music cultures and regions. North Africa : the Maghrib. North Africa : overview / L.J. Jones -- The Andalusian musical heritage / M. Guettat -- Andalusian Nūba in Morocco / H.H. Touma -- Urban music of Algeria / J. Elsner -- Music in performance : a wedding in the Atlas Mountains ; Berber musics in Morocco / M.R. Olsen --R. Davis --
Subject Music -- Middle East -- Encyclopedias.
Folk music -- Middle East -- Encyclopedias.
Popular music -- Middle East -- Encyclopedias.
Addl. Author Danielson, Virginia.
Marcus, Scott Lloyd, 1952-
Reynolds, Dwight Fletcher, 1956-
ISBN 0824060423 :
9780824060428

Location CALL # Status Message
 Central 3rd Fl - AMMS Ref  780.956 M  V. 6 (Middle East) (Shelved together with Garland World of Music Series in Shelf 14 under 780.9)    LIB USE ONLY