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Communisms, Communist Musics

Robert Adlington

in Red Strains: Music and Communism Outside the Communist Bloc

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265390
eISBN:
9780191760440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265390.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter sketches key contexts (both global-political and scholarly) for the research presented by this book. By way of introduction to the individual chapters in the book, a number of connecting ... More


From the Andes to Paris: Atahualpa Yupanqui, the Communist Party, and the Latin American Folksong Movement

Fabiola Orquera

in Red Strains: Music and Communism Outside the Communist Bloc

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265390
eISBN:
9780191760440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265390.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

In 1947 the Peronist government blacklisted the Argentinean composer Atahualpa Yupanqui, forcing him into exile in Eastern Europe and Paris. Yupanqui, then affiliated to the Communist Party, was ... More


Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Roald Maliangkay

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Broken Voices is the first English-language book on Korea’s rich folksong traditions, and the first study of the effects of Japanese colonialism on the intangible heritage of its former colony. ... More


Sounds of the New Deal: The Federal Music Project in the West

Peter Gough

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039041
eISBN:
9780252097010
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039041.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

At its peak, the Federal Music Project (FMP) employed nearly 16,000 people who reached millions of Americans through performances, composing, teaching, and folksong collection and transcription. This ... More


Friends

Malcolm Gillies, David Pear, and Mark Carroll

in Self-Portrait of Percy Grainger

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195305371
eISBN:
9780199863624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305371.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter describes the Grainger family friendships in appropriate quotations. These include the local physician, Henry O'Hara, and his wonderful Irish use of language; the homosexual Dr Hamilton ... More


Music in independent Ireland since 1921

Joseph J. Ryan

in A New History of Ireland Volume VII: Ireland 1921-84

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198217527
eISBN:
9780191678240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198217527.003.0021
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The ten volumes of lyric verse with musical settings by Sir John Stevenson that Thomas Moore published had found wide favour in polite society on both sides of the Irish Sea. Their success in ... More


Vaughan Williams on Music

David Manning (ed.)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Almost 50 years since his passing, the music of Ralph Vaughan Williams continues to captivate audiences around the world, evoking the sound and spirit of folksong and the image of rural landscape. In ... More


The Composer as Folk Singer

Beth E. Levy

in Frontier Figures: American Music and the Mythology of the American West

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520267763
eISBN:
9780520952027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267763.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter focuses on Roy Harris's folk songs. At the same time Harris was experimenting with autogenesis in Farewell to Pioneers, he was also making forays into a more accessible musical language ... More


Introduction: Promoting Tradition in Korea

Roald Maliangkay

in Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

In Korea, museum collections have long been comprised of mementos rather than specimens of the national heritage. Even so, Korean cultural properties have served the national interests of various ... More


Defining Korean Folksongs: Characteristics and Terminology

Roald Maliangkay

in Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter discusses the realm of Korean folksongs, old and new, their regional characteristics, and their terminology. Urbanization, technological change and political initiatives have greatly ... More


Masculinity in Demise: and

Roald Maliangkay

in Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The history of the folksong genres Sŏnsori sant’aryŏng and Kyŏnggi minyo reveals that the two genres have changed dramatically in terms of their gender representation over the years. The life stories ... More


Conclusion: Mimicry and Adaptation

Roald Maliangkay

in Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea's Central Folksong Traditions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824866655
eISBN:
9780824876845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866655.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Folksong traditions have come to be promoted as the valuable property of the Korean people as a whole, including the growing number of Koreans born overseas. While the direct recollection of the ... More


Karam il-Yatīm: A Translation of an Egyptian Folk Ballad

Pierre Cachia

in Exploring Arab Folk Literature

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640867
eISBN:
9780748653300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640867.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter provides a translation of Karam il-Yatīm, a form of an Egyptian folk ballad. The translation in this chapter is one of the four songs sung by Yūsuf Šitā, recorded on commercially ... More


Folksong for History from Below

Sadhana Naithani

in Folklore Theory in Postwar Germany

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039935
eISBN:
9781626740266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039935.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

This chapter considers Röhrich’s articles on German folksongs. These articles show that Röhrich is not limited by a fixed number of subjects. He is interested in examining different kinds of texts, ... More


Prelude: Supposing we have us a Little Tune Here

John Minton

in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110195
eISBN:
9781604733273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110195.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter sets out the book’s purpose, which is to explore how Southerners during the period between the mid-1920s and World War II thought about folksongs and phonograph records, and how oral ... More


Learning to listen

John Minton

in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110195
eISBN:
9781604733273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110195.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter argues that Southerners often experienced old-time records in the moment as folksong performances, as familiar social occasions—or at least as close kin. It also suggests that ... More


True Relations

John Minton

in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110195
eISBN:
9781604733273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110195.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter analyzes how Southerners experienced old-time records as musical events, especially compared to the folksongs that previously defined their musical lives. To address this question, ... More


Let’s Get This Dance Started

John Minton

in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110195
eISBN:
9781604733273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110195.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter analyzes how Southern performers adapted folksongs for phonographs by framing old-time records as depictions of traditional music-making, describing activities or interactions from such ... More


Coda: Well folks, here we are again

John Minton

in 78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110195
eISBN:
9781604733273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110195.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter presents some final thoughts from the author. It argues that on the threshold of a new era in recorded music, the sound recording’s continued capacity to accommodate cultural expression ... More


Early Recordings

Paul O. Jenkins

in Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Last Minstrel

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604733600
eISBN:
9781604733617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604733600.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter focuses on the early music recordings of Richard Dyer-Bennet from 1941 to 1955. It explains that during this period Dyer-Bennet recorded albums for different labels including Stinson, ... More


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