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Local Fusions: Folk Music Experiments in Central Europe at the Millennium

ISBN : 9780190245368

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¥16,170
Author: 
Barbara Rose Lange
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
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In Local Fusions, author Barbara Rose Lange explores musical life in Hungary, Slovakia, and Austria between the end of the Cold War and the world financial crisis of 2008.

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Contents
List of Figures and Tables
Note on Orthography
Acknowledgements
About the Companion Website
Introduction
Chapter 1. Good Old Days: Critiques of Masculinity in the Hungarian Folk Revival
Chapter 2. Agi Szaloki and Multiethnic Femininity
Chapter 3. Autobiography, Sexuality, and Ethnicity in the Music of Bea Palya
Chapter 4. Banda and the Slovak Folk Revival
Chapter 5. Urban Nostalgia in the Music of Pozo? sentimental
Chapter 6. Slovak Folksong, Romani Pop, and Outer Space in the Music of Hudba z Marsu
Chapter 7. Recuperating the Alpine Image in Austrian Music
Chapter 8. Local Identity, World Music 2.0, and Electronic Dance Music
Chapter 9. Sampling and Commercialization in Danubian Trances and Boheme
Epilogue
References
Index

About the author: 

Barbara Rose Lange is Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology at the Moores School of Music, University of Houston. She writes about folk and popular music in Central Europe, especially the art of the Romani (Gypsy) people. She is author of Holy Brotherhood: Romani Music in a Hungarian Pentecostal Church (Oxford, 2003).

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