World music / Philip V. Bohlman.
Publication year: 2002
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 9780192854292 (pbk.) :
World music emerged as an invention of the West from encounters with other cultures. This book draws readers into a remarkable range of these historical encounters, in which music had the power to evoke the exotic and to give voice to the voiceless.
Series: A very short introduction
[xx], 178 p. : ill., facsim., maps, music, ports. ; 18 cm.
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