Music in West Africa : experiencing music, expressing culture / Ruth M. Stone

Author(s): Stone, Ruth M
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Subjects: Music--Africa, West--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
Series: Global music series
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xvi, 112 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
Table of Contents: 1. Traveling to West Africa 1
2. Performance facets 22
3. Voices : layered tone colors 47
4. Part-counterpart : call and response 64
5. Time and polyrhythm 79
6. Surveying the trip : cutting the edge 95
Notes: LCCN: 2003070153
ISBN: 0195144996 (cloth : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0195145003 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 102-107) and index
Compact disc accompanying this book shelved in the Music Listening Center
OCLC Number: 53932725
ISBN/ISSN: 0195144996
0195145003