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The Resource Theory of African music, Gerhard Kubik

Theory of African music, Gerhard Kubik

Label
Theory of African music
Title
Theory of African music
Statement of responsibility
Gerhard Kubik
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kubik, Gerhard
Dewey number
780.96
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
  • phonodisk
Index
index present
LC call number
ML350
LC item number
.K83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music theory
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Field recordings
Label
Theory of African music, Gerhard Kubik
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Companion CDs contain field recordings of vocal and instrumental music
  • Vol. 1 previously published by F. Noetzel, in 1994
Accompanying material
2 sound discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Bar code
  • 31223094344216
  • 31223094344208
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v.1, p. 416-455; v.2, p. 323-331) and indexes (v.2, index of artists and authors; index of African ethnic-linguistic designations; index of song titles; general index)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Xylophone playing in southern Uganda -- Harp music of the Azande and related peoples in the Central African Republic -- A structural examination of multi-part singing in East, Central, and Southern Africa. Homophonic multi-part singing in Bantu musical cultures of East and Central Africa ; Nsenga/Shona harmonic patterns and the San heritage in Southern Africa -- Composition techniques in Kiganda xylophone music, with an introduction into some Kiganda musical concepts. The amadinda ; The akadinda ; Are amadinda and akadinda pieces structurally related? -- Concepts about movement and sound in the eastern Angolan culture area. Musical enculturation ; Patterns of body movement in Mbwela/Nkhangala boys' initiation ; Likembe tunings and musical concepts of an adolescent Kachokwe: Kufuna Kandonga --
  • v. 2. The cognitive study of African musical rhythm. Cognitive anthropology and African music : what we can learn from each ; Timing systems ; Time-line patterns -- African music and auditory perception. Focus on cross-cultural comprehension: motor-accents, reference beat and metrical inversion ; Focus on auditory streaming and the I.P. effect -- Àḷó-Yoruba chantefables : an integrated approach towards West African music and oral literature -- Genealogy of a Malaŵian musician family : Daniel J. Kachamba (1947-1987) and his associates -- African space/time concepts and the Tusona ideographs in Luchazi culture
Dimensions
22 cm +
Extent
2 v. (464 p.; vii, 359 p.)
Isbn
9780226456911
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)(v.1)
Lccn
2009042892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
  • 993609220
  • (OCoLC)457769452
Label
Theory of African music, Gerhard Kubik
Publication
Note
  • Companion CDs contain field recordings of vocal and instrumental music
  • Vol. 1 previously published by F. Noetzel, in 1994
Accompanying material
2 sound discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Bar code
  • 31223094344216
  • 31223094344208
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (v.1, p. 416-455; v.2, p. 323-331) and indexes (v.2, index of artists and authors; index of African ethnic-linguistic designations; index of song titles; general index)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Xylophone playing in southern Uganda -- Harp music of the Azande and related peoples in the Central African Republic -- A structural examination of multi-part singing in East, Central, and Southern Africa. Homophonic multi-part singing in Bantu musical cultures of East and Central Africa ; Nsenga/Shona harmonic patterns and the San heritage in Southern Africa -- Composition techniques in Kiganda xylophone music, with an introduction into some Kiganda musical concepts. The amadinda ; The akadinda ; Are amadinda and akadinda pieces structurally related? -- Concepts about movement and sound in the eastern Angolan culture area. Musical enculturation ; Patterns of body movement in Mbwela/Nkhangala boys' initiation ; Likembe tunings and musical concepts of an adolescent Kachokwe: Kufuna Kandonga --
  • v. 2. The cognitive study of African musical rhythm. Cognitive anthropology and African music : what we can learn from each ; Timing systems ; Time-line patterns -- African music and auditory perception. Focus on cross-cultural comprehension: motor-accents, reference beat and metrical inversion ; Focus on auditory streaming and the I.P. effect -- Àḷó-Yoruba chantefables : an integrated approach towards West African music and oral literature -- Genealogy of a Malaŵian musician family : Daniel J. Kachamba (1947-1987) and his associates -- African space/time concepts and the Tusona ideographs in Luchazi culture
Dimensions
22 cm +
Extent
2 v. (464 p.; vii, 359 p.)
Isbn
9780226456911
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)(v.1)
Lccn
2009042892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
  • 993609220
  • (OCoLC)457769452

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