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Published: 09 June 2011

248 Pages | 5 halftones and seven musical examples


ISBN: 9780199746408

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Musical Renderings of the Philippine Nation

Christi-Anne Castro

New Cultural History of Music

  • First twentieth-century cultural history of the Philippines
  • Both archival and ethnographic, both traditionally historical and a more multi-vocal reflection of contemporary ethnomusicology and anthropology
  • Argues that nationalism is neither a uniquely top-down nor bottom-up proposition