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Author Turino, Thomas.

Title Moving away from silence : music of the Peruvian Altiplano and the experience of urban migration / Thomas Turino.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  781.626885085 TURI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Chicago studies in ethnomusicology.
Chicago studies in ethnomusicology.
Bibliography Discography: pages 315-316.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-314) and index.
Contents Introduction: From Conima to Lima -- Pt. 1. Music in Conima. 1. Instruments, Aesthetics, and Performance Practice. 2. The Collective and Competitive Nature of Musical Performance. 3. Making the Music: Rehearsals, Composition, and Musical Style. 4. Three Fiestas -- Pt. 2. The Local, the National, and the Youth of Conima. 5. Qhantati Ururi of Conima. 6. The Urban Panpipe Movement and the Youth of Conima -- Pt. 3. The Music of Conimeno Residents in Lima. 7. Conimenos in Lima and Regional Associations. 8. Centro Social Conima: Music and the Importance of Community. 9. The Framing of Experience: Festivals and Performance Occasions in Lima. 10. From Linda to Conima: The Residents Return Home -- Appendix 1: Calendar of Musical Occasions in Conima -- Appendix 2: Historical Background of the Musical Instruments -- Appendix 3: Musical Examples.
Subject Folk music -- Peru -- Conima (District) -- History and criticism.
Folk music -- Peru -- Lima -- History and criticism.
Rural-urban migration -- Peru.
ISBN 0226817008 (paper : acid-free paper)
0226816990 (cloth : acid-free paper)