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Published: 25 April 2013

320 Pages | 20 written musical examples; 4 b&w halftones


ISBN: 9780197265390

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Music and Communism Outside the Communist Bloc

Edited by Robert Adlington

OUP/British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • The first book to offer an overview of music and communism outside the communist bloc
  • Contributions by internationally recognised scholars
  • Addresses a wide range of musical styles including folk, contemporary classical, jazz, rock and punk
  • Includes unique personal perspectives from distinguished musicians (part 1 of book)
  • Significant contribution to current musicological interest in intersection between music and politics

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