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The Voice of Egypt: Umm Kulthum, Arabic Song, and Egyptian Society in the Twentieth Century
Danielson, Virginia
Hardcover: $36.33 [43,600₩]
Preface Technical Note 1: "The Voice and Face of Egypt" 2: Childhood in the Egyptian Delta 3: Beginning in Cairo 4: Media, Style, and Idiom 5: "The Golden Age of Umm Kulthum" and Two Cultural Formations 6: "The Voice of Egypt": The Artists' Work and Shared... [More...]


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Sufi Music of India and Pakistan: Sound, Context and Meaning in Qawwali
Quershi, Regula Burckhardt
Paperback: $36.33 [43,600₩]
The most distinctive and important genre of Muslim devotional music, Qawalli is closely identified with Sufism, the mystical form of Islam. At a Qawalli assembly, Sufi devotees gather under the guidance of a spiritual leader to experience states of mystical... [More...]


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African Rhythm Hardback with Accompanying CD: A Northern Ewe Perspective
Agawu, Kofi
Hardcover: $34.94 [41,930₩]
It is often said that the distinctive quality of African music lies in its rhythmic structure. Scholarly work on this music has accordingly stressed drumming as the site at which "complex" rhythms are cultivated. In this book, Kofi Agawu argues that... [More...]


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Global Noise: Rap and Hip Hop Outside the USA
Mitchell, Tony
Hardcover: $36.33 [43,600₩]


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