Musical Culture of the Munda Tribe

Musical Culture of the Munda Tribe


  • Author : Sema Topano
  • Publisher : Concept Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Chota Nāgpur (India)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8180690245


Musical Culture of the Munda Tribe Book Description :

The Focus Is On Musical Culture Of The Munda Tribe Of Chottaagpur Plateau Of Middle Eastern India. It Contextualizes The Music And Dance With In The Physical Landscape, Its Flora And Fauna, The Life Cycle, Life Style, Daily Functions And The Cosmology And Mythology. Has 6 Parts-Munda Tradition Of Music And Dance-Journey Through The Stages Of Life The Environment And Tribal Life-The Social World And The Philosophy Of Life Economic Pursuit And Political History. Welcome Addition To The Critical Literatures On The Mundas....

Ethnic Dances and Music of Western Orissa

Ethnic Dances and Music of Western Orissa


  • Author : Bhagyalaxmi Mahapatra
  • Publisher : Concept Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Ecotourism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 818069741X


Ethnic Dances and Music of Western Orissa Book Description :

Study conducted in Kalahandi District of Orissa, India....

Ethnomusicology and Modern Music History
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Ethnomusicology and Modern Music History


  • Author : Stephen Blum
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0252063430


Ethnomusicology and Modern Music History Book Description :

Designed as a tribute to world-renowned ethnomusicologist Bruno Nettl, this volume explores the ways in which ethnomusicologists are contributing to the larger task of investigating music history. The fifteen contributors explore topics ranging from meetings with the Suyá Indians of Brazil to the German-speaking Jewish community of Israel; from Indian music in Felicity, Trinidad, to Ravi Shankar's role as cultural mediator. "This book is unique not only for its approach but also for the scope of its content. . . . It is definitely a must for libraries of research centers and institutions with ethnomusicology programs." -- Choice...

The Music and Musical Instruments of North Eastern India

The Music and Musical Instruments of North Eastern India


  • Author : Dilip Ranjan Barthakur
  • Publisher : Mittal Publications
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8170998816


The Music and Musical Instruments of North Eastern India Book Description :

A Comprehensive Study Dealing With Music Of North-Eastern India With Special Emphasis On Musical Instruments Of Assam. Has Over 75 Colour Illustrations Which Add To The Usefulness Of The Book....

Global Digital Cultures

Global Digital Cultures


  • Author : Aswin Punathambekar
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780472131402


Global Digital Cultures Book Description :

Digital media histories are part of a global network, and South Asia is a key nexus in shaping the trajectory of digital media in the twenty-first century. Digital platforms like Facebook, WhatsApp, and others are deeply embedded in the daily lives of millions of people around the world, shaping how people engage with others as kin, as citizens, and as consumers. Moving away from Anglo-American and strictly national frameworks, the essays in this book explore the intersections of local, national, regional, and global forces that shape contemporary digital culture(s) in regions like South Asia: the rise of digital and mobile media technologies, the ongoing transformation of established media industries, and emergent forms of digital media practice and...

Social Change of Indian Tribes

Social Change of Indian Tribes


  • Author : P. K. Khare
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Bihar (India)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCAL:B3897409


Social Change of Indian Tribes Book Description :

It Studies The Impact Of Economic Development On The Socio-Economic Conditions Of The Tribes. It Describes The Influence On The Life Style Of The Tribes And Suggests Means For Improving Their Socio-Economic Conditions....