Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items

  • Keywords: bagpipes x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

 Music's Empire

Vanessa Agnew

in Enlightenment Orpheus: The Power of Music in Other Worlds

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195336665
eISBN:
9780199868544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195336665.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

In examining the status of music in the cross-cultural encounter, this chapter focuses on Captain Cook's second voyage (1772-5) and the role played by Burney's son James and the German naturalist ... More


Global Practices

Patricia Shehan Campbell

in The Child as Musician: A handbook of musical development

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198530329
eISBN:
9780191689765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198530329.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This chapter examines the acquisition by children of musical knowledge in selected environments, with attention to the role of music within their ... More


“Slightly Left of Center”: Atlantic Records and the Problems of Genre

Daniel Goldmark

in Jazz/Not Jazz: The Music and Its Boundaries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520271036
eISBN:
9780520951358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271036.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter examines the idea of genre as it applies to jazz by focusing on the output of Atlantic Records' jazz division. Under the stewardship of two men, Nesuhi Ertegun and Joel Dorn, Atlantic ... More


Bagpipes, Bouzoukis, and Bodhráns: The Reinvention of Galician Folk Music

José Colmeiro

in Peripheral Visions / Global Sounds: From Galicia to the World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781786940308
eISBN:
9781786944399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940308.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the redefinition of Galician folk music in a global context and its role in the construction of a modern Galician cultural identity. Since the late 1970s the recovery of the ... More


Trumpets, Drums and Fifes

Trevor Herbert and Helen Barlow

in Music & the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199898312
eISBN:
9780199345526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199898312.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The chapter outlines the role of trumpets, drums and fifes in military units in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. It explains their signalling functions and their wider role in rituals. There ... More


View: