Eight Urban Musical Cultures: Tradition and Change

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Bruno Nettl
University of Illinois Press, 1978 - Music - 320 pages
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Contents

Changing Roles of Performers in Meshhed and Bojnurd Iran
19
Go to My Town Cape Coast The Social History
96
The Urbanization of a Cultural Tradition
115
The Processes of Change
146
The Rise of Musical Houses in Delhi
186
Music Clubs and Ensembles in San Franciscos
223
Aspects of Musical Life
260
Popular Music and African Identity in Freetown Sierra Leone
296
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About the author (1978)

Bruno Nettl is professor of music and anthropology at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. He is the author or editor of nineteen books, including "Folk and Traditional Music of the Western Continents" and "The Study of Ethnomusicology". In 2012 he was awarded the Charles Homer Haskins Prize, which is presented annually to a distinguished humanist by the American Council of Learned Societies

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