A Global Journey
Paperback 380pp Illustrated 252x203mm
9780415717809   Product Code: 21583
Condensed from the full version of this popular textbook's third edition, World Music prompts students to listen actively as they analyse the sounds and structure of pieces from across the globe. The chapters are organized around 44 sites chosen to reflect the diversity of musical traditions, both traditional and popular, in different regions. Each section ends with questions to prompt discussion of the connection of the music to the country's wider history and culture. Text only edition; CDs not included.