New Music in the Orient

New Music in the Orient
Author : Harrison Ryker
Publisher :
Total Pages : 286
Release : 1991
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015029221309
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Music in the Orient Book Description:

The Orient in Music - Music of the Orient
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Małgorzata Grajter
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-18 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

“OM”, a fundamental meditation sound present in the cultures of Buddhism, is a syllable full of philosophical and transcendental meanings. The category of the Orient, as contrasted, antithetical and complementary to the Occident (West) and its culture, appears to be one of the most interesting and long-lasting issues discussed in
Representations of the Orient in Western Music
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Nasser Al-Taee
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

This book focuses on the cultural, political and religious representations of the Orient in Western music. Dr Nasser Al-Taee traces several threads in a vast repertoire of musical representations, concentrating primarily on the images of violence and sensuality. Al-Taee argues that these prevailing traits are not only the residual manifestation
New Music of the Nordic Countries
Language: en
Pages: 605
Authors: John White, Jean Christensen, Kimmo Korhonen
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Pendragon Press

New Music of the Nordic Countries describes the music of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden composed during the latter half of the twentieth century. Along with providing biographical material on most of the living Nordic composers, the book discusses in detail the major trends in Scandinavian contemporary music as
Representing Russia's Orient
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Adalyat Issiyeva
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Building on long-forgotten archives and detailed case studies, Representing Russia's Orient reveals how complex representations of oriental subjects in nineteenth-century Russian art music, which often merged elements of East and West, contributed to the formation of Russia's national identity.
Recovering the Orient
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: C. Andrew Gerstle, Anthony Milner
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This volume traces the modern critical and performance history of this play, one of Shakespeare's most-loved and most-performed comedies. The essay focus on such modern concerns as feminism, deconstruction, textual theory, and queer theory.