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Series: [sic] Series
Published: 25 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377115-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7711-5
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
... “Music as Action: Singing Happens before Sound” posits that sound is a subset of vibration and suggests that singing and listening constitute vital exchanges of energy. It interrogates the basic principles of singing and sound production by examining performance art pieces by Elodie Blanchard...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
... “Music as a Vibrational Practice: Singing and Listening as Everything and Nothing” uses the case studies and multisensory perspectives offered in the preceding chapters to propose a model for thinking through selfhood and community. In this model, we are sound; we are the music. Like sound...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
.... The chapter juxtaposes the worsening situation in the 1960s and early ’70s as the nationalist struggle turns increasingly violent. Mapfumo sings his first songs in Shona. When he moves to the Mhangura mine to sing and drum with the Hallelujah Chicken Run Band, he and guitarist Joshua Dube begin to experiment...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 02 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375326-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7532-6
... This chapter traces crooning’s development and increasing popularity as a new modern song style produced by the microphone in the mid- to late 1920s. Crooning exemplified and helped drive the aesthetic, industrial, and cultural shift in popular singing from the belting theatrical style to a more...
Published: 15 September 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385998-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8599-8
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8805-0
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389224-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8922-4
Published: 12 November 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8098-6
...Singing Stars ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-116
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 23 March 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387671-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8767-1
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004561-108
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0456-1
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
... again. At each place she stops, she and/or others sing or chant mele to or about the ʻāina, and ʻāina characters sing or chant back to her. The purpose of this chapter is to examine selections of these mele for their artistry and what they tell us about the ʻāina and the worldviews or epistemologies...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Series: The C. Eric Lincoln Series on the Black Experience
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6