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Title Global perspectives on orchestras : collective creativity and social agency / Tina K. Ramnarine.

Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2018.


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Physical description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white).
Series Studies in musical performance as creative practice ; volume 4
Studies in musical performance as creative practice ; volume 4.
Notes Previously issued in print: 2018.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This work adopts global perspectives on orchestras. It draws on ethnographic, historical and comparative approaches to analyze a variety of orchestral traditions (such as symphony, steel, Indonesian gamelan, Indian film and Vietnamese court). It discusses how orchestras are embedded in socio-historical and economic contexts, and highlights intercultural, compositional and rehearsal processes.
Audience Specialized.
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on December 6, 2017).
Other author Ramnarine, Tina K., editor.
Subject Orchestra -- Social aspects.
Music in intercultural communication.
Postcolonialism and music.
ISBN 9780199352258 (ebook) : No price