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Published: 29 November 2013

256 Pages | 41 figures and diagrams, 3 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199811311

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Experience and Meaning in Music Performance

Edited by Martin Clayton, Byron Dueck, and Laura Leante

  • Combines ethnographic methods with empirical approaches derived from music cognition and music psychology.
  • Presents empirical study of music traditions outside the West, including Afro-Brazilian congado and North Indian classical music.
  • Discusses the relationship between the cultural practice of music and human cognitive capacities.