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Title The Ashgate research companion to Japanese music / edited by Alison McQueen Tokita and David W. Hughes.

Imprint Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate, c2008.

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 Talbott Media  ML340 .A84 2008    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Talbott: Circulating Collection  ML340 .A84 2008    Available  ---
Description xxv, 446 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series SOAS musicology series
Ashgate research companion
SOAS musicology series.
Ashgate research companion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [383]-420), audio/videography (pages [421]-425), and index.
Contents Context and change in Japanese music / Alison Tokita and David Hughes -- Court and religious music (1) : history of gagaku and shōmyō / Steven G. Nelson -- Court and religious music (2): music of gagaku and shōmyō / Steven G. Nelson -- The musical narrative of the Tale of the Heike / Komoda Haruko -- The Kyushu biwa traditions / Hugh de Ferranti -- Nō and kyōgen: music from the medieval theatre / Fujita Takanori -- The shakuhachi and its music / Tsukitani Tsuneko -- Sōkyoku-jiuta : Edo-period chamber music / Philip Flavin -- Gidayū-bushi : music of the bunraku puppet theatre / Yamada Chieko -- Music in kabuki : more than meets the eye / Alison McQueen Tokita -- Popular music before the Meiji period / Gerald Groemer -- Folk music : from local to national to global / David W. Hughes -- The music of Ryukyu / Robin Thompson -- The music of the Ainu / Chiba Nobuhiko -- Popular music in modern Japan / Christine Yano and Hosokawa Shūhei -- Western-influenced classical music in Japan / Judith Ann Herd.
Subject Music -- Japan -- History and criticism.
Added Author Tokita, Alison, 1947-
Hughes, David W. (David Weirick), 1945-
ISBN 9780754656999 (alk. paper)
0754656993 (alk. paper)