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Arts & Recreation

Advocate for Music!: A Guide to User-Friendly Strategies

ISBN : 9780190219147

Price(incl.tax): 
¥19,250
Author: 
Lynn M. Brinckmeyer
Pages
172 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Across the US, school budgets are tightening and music programs, often the first asked to compromise in the name of a balanced budget, face a seemingly grim future. Monetary restrictions combined with ... Read more

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Aesthetic Creation

ISBN : 9780199645305

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,478
Author: 
Nick Zangwill
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 215 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
What is the purpose of a work of art? What drives us to make art? Why do we value art and consume it? Nick Zangwill argues that we cannot understand the nature of art without first having answers to t ... Read more

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Africa in Stereo: Modernism, Music, and Pan-African Solidarity

ISBN : 9780199936397

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,533
Author: 
Tsitsi Ella Jaji
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Africa In Stereo examines the role that African American music has played in the pan-Africanist imagination since the end of the nineteenth century. Throughout, Jaji marshals a wide array of critical, ... Read more

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

ISBN : 9780197549568

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¥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

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¥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

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,652
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

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,457
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

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,162
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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