Jeff Todd Titon, Timothy J. Cooley, David Locke, David P. McAllester, "Worlds of Music: An Introduction to the Music of the World's Peoples, Shorter Version, 3 edition"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0495570109 | 464 pages | PDF | 25 MB
No background or training in music? No problem. This shorter version of WORLDS OF MUSIC: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE MUSIC OF THE WORLD'S PEOPLES is written to make music accessible. Using the case-study approach, the text presents in-depth explorations of music of several cultures from around the world.
The authors all ethnomusicologists working in their fields of expertise base their discussions of music-cultures on their own fieldwork and give you a true sense of both the music and culture that created it.