The Concise Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: The Middle East, South Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Volume 2
Routledge, 2008 - Music - 1406 pages
The critical importance of past for the present--of music histories in local and global forms--asserts itself. The history of world music, as each chapter makes clear, is one of critical moments and paradigm shifts.
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The concise Garland encyclopedia of world musicUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This title condenses the well-known and monumental ten-volume scholarly survey of the same name into two relatively slim volumes. The geographic breadth of the original has been maintained, while the ... Read full review