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Africanness in Action: Essentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil

ISBN : 9780197549568

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,149
Author: 
Juan Diego Diaz
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2021
Series
Currents in Latin American & Iberian Music
When many people think of African music, the first ideas that come to mind are often of rhythm, drums, and dancing. These perceptions are rooted in emblematic African and African-derived genres such a ... Read more

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Africanness in Action: Essentialism and Musical Imaginations of Africa in Brazil

ISBN : 9780197549551

Price(incl.tax): 
¥19,250
Author: 
Juan Diego Diaz
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2021
Series
Currents in Latin American & Iberian Music
When many people think of African music, the first ideas that come to mind are often of rhythm, drums, and dancing. These perceptions are rooted in emblematic African and African-derived genres such a ... Read more

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After Debussy: Music, Language, and the Margins of Philosophy

ISBN : 9780190066826

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¥6,930
Author: 
Julian Johnson
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Classical music shows a close relationship to language, and both musicology and philosophy have tended to approach music from that angle, exploring it in terms of expression, representation, and disco ... Read more

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After Modern Art: 1945-2017 (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199218455

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¥3,102
Author: 
David Hopkins
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
167 x 238 mm
Pub date
Jun 2018
Series
Oxford History of Art
A beautifully illustrated, new edition of this pioneering study of art since 1945. Focussing mainly on the relationship between American and European Art, this book offers an up-to-date introduction t ... Read more

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Agnes de Mille: Telling Stories in Broadway Dance

ISBN : 9780199733682

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¥5,687
Author: 
Kara Anne Gardner
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2016
This book explores the Broadway legacy of choreographer Agnes de Mille, from the 1940s through the 1960s. Six musicals are discussed in depth - Oklahoma!, One Touch of Venus, Bloomer Girl, Carousel, B ... Read more

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Agustin Lara: A Cultural Biography

ISBN : 9780199892457

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¥7,854
Author: 
Andrew Grant Wood
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Series
Currents in Latin American & Iberian Music
Few Mexican musicians in the twentieth century achieved as much notoriety or had such an international impact as the popular singer and songwriter Agustin Lara (1897-1970). Widely known as "el flaco ... Read more

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AIA Guide to New York City (5th edition)

ISBN : 9780195383867

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,149
Author: 
Norval White; Elliot Willensky; Fran Leadon
Pages
1088 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
123 x 255 mm
Pub date
Aug 2010
The most comprehensive and authoritative guide available An updated layout includes easy-to-use and detailed maps showing the footprint of each building Concise, entertaining, and illuminating ... Read more

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Alan Jay Lerner: A Lyricist's Letters

ISBN : 9780199949274

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,919
Author: 
Dominic McHugh
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
The man behind "I Could Have Danced all Night" and "Almost Like Being in Love", lyricist Alan Jay Lerner (1918-86) is widely regarded as one of the most important figures of the American musical stag ... Read more

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Albion's Dance: British Ballet During the Second World War

ISBN : 9780199347629

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¥12,012
Author: 
Karen Eliot
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
When the Second World War broke out, ballet in Britain was only a few decades old. Few had imagined that it would establish roots in a nation long thought to be unresponsive to dance. Nevertheless, th ... Read more

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Alfred Schnittke's Concerto Grosso no. 1

ISBN : 9780190653712

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¥11,396
Author: 
Peter J. Schmelz
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
Concerto Grosso no. 1 is one of Alfred Schnittke's best-known and most compelling works, sounding the surface of late Soviet life while resonating with contemporary compositional currents around the w ... Read more

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