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The Resource "A commonsense view of all music" : reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education, John Blacking

"A commonsense view of all music" : reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education, John Blacking

Label
"A commonsense view of all music" : reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education
Title
"A commonsense view of all music"
Title remainder
reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education
Statement of responsibility
John Blacking
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking Grainger's views as his starting point and heading each chapter with a quotation from Grainger's writings, John Blacking restates and reflects upon observations and attitudes relevant to contemporary problems of ethnomusicology and music education. Professor Blacking discusses these issues in the light of his own research, musical experience and convictions [Publisher description]
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blacking, John
Dewey number
  • 781.7
  • 780.92
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.G75
LC item number
B64 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grainger, Percy
  • Ethnomusicology
Label
"A commonsense view of all music" : reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education, John Blacking
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-193) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The complexity of folk music" : evolution, invention and diffusion in music -- "The impress of personality in unwritten music" : music as a means of communication and ethnomusicology as social science -- "Irregular rhythms" : movement, dance, music and ritual -- "The world's most lovely melodies" : form and feeling in unwritten music -- Democratic polyphony : political and musical freedom -- "Tthe goal of musical progress" : music as work or as leisure? -- "Let all the world hear all the world's music" : popular music-making and music education -- Appendix A : A common sense view of all music by Percy Grainger (lectures broadcast in Australia in 1934) -- Appendix B : Musical transcription by Percy Grainger (taken from his paper "Collecting with the phonograph")
Control code
ocm15427477
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 201 pages
Isbn
9780521265003
Lccn
87006628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)15427477
Label
"A commonsense view of all music" : reflections on Percy Grainger's contribution to ethnomusicology and music education, John Blacking
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-193) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The complexity of folk music" : evolution, invention and diffusion in music -- "The impress of personality in unwritten music" : music as a means of communication and ethnomusicology as social science -- "Irregular rhythms" : movement, dance, music and ritual -- "The world's most lovely melodies" : form and feeling in unwritten music -- Democratic polyphony : political and musical freedom -- "Tthe goal of musical progress" : music as work or as leisure? -- "Let all the world hear all the world's music" : popular music-making and music education -- Appendix A : A common sense view of all music by Percy Grainger (lectures broadcast in Australia in 1934) -- Appendix B : Musical transcription by Percy Grainger (taken from his paper "Collecting with the phonograph")
Control code
ocm15427477
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 201 pages
Isbn
9780521265003
Lccn
87006628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)15427477

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