Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Southeast Asia

	Southeast Asia (Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Volume 4)
Southeast Asia (Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Volume 4)
Southeast Asia (Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Volume 4)

ISBN: 0824060407

The fourth volume of the gargantuan compendium includes the first complete music reference for the Southeast Asia region. This volume covers all the nations of modern Southeast Asia: Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the Philippines in 35 articles, written by 27 expert contributors.It presents an overview of the region’s music; focuses on prominent themes; discusses fundamental questions facing researchers, including the impact of armed conflict, mass media and technology; examines the current state of musical scholarship in the region; and documents the music traditions of each country and ethnic group, including the first-ever comprehensive treatment of minority mountain tribes and the eastern Indonesian islands.

Southeast Asia (Garland Encyclopedia of World Music,
Volume 4)
has 1024 pages and includes a Glossary, Bibliography,  Discography, Filmography,
and an Index.

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Author: World Music Central News Department

World music news from the editors at World Music Central

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