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Music, modernity, and the global imagination

South Africa and the West

by Veit Erlmann

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • South African Choir,
    • Zulu Choir,
    • Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group),
    • Music -- South Africa -- Western influences,
    • Music -- African influences,
    • Intercultural communication,
    • Ethnicity

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementVeit Erlmann.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3760 .E75 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 312 p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL348607M
      ISBN 100195123670
      LC Control Number98007806

      “Style Is Just the Man Himself” “Style Is Just the Man Himself” (Auto)Biography, Self‐Identity, and Fictions of Global Order. Chapter: (p) 2 “Style Is Just the Man Himself” Source: Music, Modernity, and the Global Imagination Author(s): Veit Erlmann Publisher: Oxford University Press. The book Music and the Racial Imagination, which reviews the history of race in European and American, non-Western and global musics, placing it within the contexts of the colonial experience and the more recent formation of "world music." "Death is a Drum": Rhythm, Modernity, and the Negro Poet Laureate Larry Scanlon Race, Class.

      He has just finished the manuscript of his first book, entitled The Folk: Music, Modernity, and the Political Imagination. Matthew Pritchard is Lecturer in Musical Aesthetics at the University of Leeds. He has published on aspects of music aesthetics from c– in Germany, and is working on a book examining the aesthetics of this period. The Aesthetics of the Global Imagination: Reflections on World Music in the s Veit Erlmann Presumably it is diference that kills otherness. Baudrillard 13 1 orld music is popularly believed to be a “roots” phenomenon, an Yet, as the analysis of recent .

      His books include Reason and Resonance. A History of Modern Aurality (Zone Books, ), Hearing Cultures: Essays on Sound, Listening and Modernity (Bloomsbury, ) and Music, Modernity and the Global Imagination: South Africa and the West (Oxford University Press, ). "A specter lurks in the house of music, and it goes by the name of race," write Ronald Radano and Philip Bohlman in their introduction. Yet the intimate relationship between race and music has rarely been examined by contemporary scholars, most of whom have abandoned it for the more enlightened notions of ethnicity and culture. Here, a distinguished group of contributors confront the issue.


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