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Published: 08 November 2019

456 Pages | 177 illus.

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

ISBN: 9780190841492

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Thought and Play in Musical Rhythm

Edited by Richard Wolf, Stephen Blum, and Christopher Hasty

  • Treats rhythm in a range of non-Western cultures as well as in relation to popular and contemporary musical traditions of the West.
  • Introduces local concepts of rhythm in various locales
  • Shows how musical rhythm calls into play dance and other physical movements, visual cues and representations, cosmological ideas, cross-regional theoretical ideas, poetry and prose.

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