Music of Afghanistan: Professional Musicians in the City of Herat, Volume 1

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CUP Archive, 1988 - Music - 183 pages
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Contents

Herat in the 1970s
5
A brief history of music in Herat
12
Afghan urban music in the twentieth century
24
The science of music
37
Kabuli art music
60
Popular and Herati music
81
The social organisation of musicians
101
Social contexts of musical performance
124
Music in the Herati value system
146
Interpreting musical change in Herat
156
Musical instruments
165
Items on the cassette
173
Index
179
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