Music Culture

Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at June 6, 2016
Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology (repost)

Peter Wicke, "Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology"
1990 | ISBN-10: 0521365554, 0521399149 | 240 pages | PDF | 12 MB
Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture, 1970-1979 [Repost]

Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture, 1970-1979 by Tim Lawrence
English | Feb. 2, 2004 | ISBN: 0822331985, 0822331853 | 528 Pages | EPUB | 3.7 MB

Music and Technoculture (Music Culture) by Andrew Ross  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 12, 2015
Music and Technoculture (Music Culture) by Andrew Ross

Music and Technoculture (Music Culture) by Andrew Ross
English | 29 Oct. 2003 | ISBN: 0819565148, 081956513X | 416 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Moving from web to field, from Victorian parlor to 21st-century mall, the 15 essays gathered here yield new insights regarding the intersection of local culture, musical creativity and technological possibilities.

Monument Eternal: The Music of Alice Coltrane (Music/Culture)  

Posted by Nice_smile) at Sept. 4, 2015
Monument Eternal: The Music of Alice Coltrane (Music/Culture)

Monument Eternal: The Music of Alice Coltrane (Music/Culture) by Franya J. Berkman
English | Sep. 23, 2010 | ISBN: 0819569240 | 160 Pages | PDF | 2.57 MB

Alice Coltrane was a composer, improviser, guru, and widow of John Coltrane.

Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction [Repost]  

Posted by AlenMiler at June 2, 2015
Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction [Repost]

Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction by Julie C. Dunbar
English | Dec 22, 2010 | ISBN: 0415875633 | 400 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Women, Music, Culture is an undergraduate textbook on the history and contribution of women in a variety of musical genres and professions. Clear writing, compelling narrative, and more than fifty guided listening examples bring the world of women in music to life. It includes a wide array of pedagogical aids, including an abundance of photographs, a comprehensive companion website, critical thinking exercises, as well as a running glossary that reinforces key figures and terms.
Country Music Culture: From Hard Times to Heaven by Curtis W. Ellison

Country Music Culture: From Hard Times to Heaven by Curtis W. Ellison
English | Mar 1, 1995 | ISBN: 0878057218, 0878057226 | 356 Pages | EPUB | 681 kb
Writing through Music: Essays on Music, Culture, and Politics (repost)

Writing through Music: Essays on Music, Culture, and Politics by Jann Pasler
English | Dec 12, 2007 | ISBN: 0195324897 | 528 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Drawing on a passion for music, a remarkably diverse interdisciplinary toolbox, and a gift for accessible language that speaks equally to scholars and the general public, Jann Pasler invites us to read as she writes "through" music, unveiling the forces that affect our sonic encounters. In an extraordinary collection of historical and critical essays, some appearing for the first time in English, Pasler deconstructs the social, moral, and political preoccupations lurking behind aesthetic taste.

Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction  

Posted by MoneyRich at March 5, 2015
Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction

Women, Music, Culture: An Introduction by Julie C. Dunbar
English | Dec 22, 2010 | ISBN: 0415875633 | 400 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Women, Music, Culture is an undergraduate textbook on the history and contribution of women in a variety of musical genres and professions. Clear writing, compelling narrative, and more than fifty guided listening examples bring the world of women in music to life. It includes a wide array of pedagogical aids, including an abundance of photographs, a comprehensive companion website, critical thinking exercises, as well as a running glossary that reinforces key figures and terms.

Studying Popular Music Culture  

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 5, 2015
Studying Popular Music Culture

Studying Popular Music Culture (Studying the Media) by Tim Wall
English | Oct 31, 2003 | ISBN: 0340741805 | 256 Pages | PDF | 21 MB

"Studying Popular Music Culture" introduces a range of different ways to understand popular music. By situating the study of pop within the broader field of media and cultural studies, it explores its dynamic place in our culture. On the one hand contemporary music is a highly organised and commercially exploitative industry, on the other it is a rich source of meanings and provides an arena for creative expression and personal identity.

Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology  

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 8, 2014
Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology

Peter Wicke, "Rock Music: Culture, Aesthetics and Sociology"
1990 | ISBN-10: 0521365554, 0521399149 | 240 pages | PDF | 12 MB