World Music: Africa, Europe and the Middle East

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Simon Broughton, Mark Ellingham, Richard Trillo
Rough Guides, 1999 - Music - 762 pages
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The world music scene has grown so massively in the last five years, that The Rough Guide to World Music has had to split into two volumes to maintain its role as the most authoritative guide. Within the two volumes the book is now arranged alphabetically by country. Each fully updated article includes an overview of the country's music, presenting the story behind every genre, band and artist, with its accompanying discographies, and offering illuminating insights into the countries today.
  

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Contents

the eagle has landed Kim Burton
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flemish Walloon and global fusion Paul Pans
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sad songs of Sarajevo Kim Burton
31
toe tapping tamburicas Kim Burton
46
a new pulse for the pols Andrew Cronshaw
58
englands changing roots Colin Irwin
64
one way ticket to british asia DJ Ritu
83
new runes Andrew Cronshaw
91
Part TWo Middle East
323
cairo hit factory David Lodge and Bill Badley
338
sounds of the arabian peninsula Bill Badley
351
Contents
353
ladino romance Judith Cohen
370
the sounds of struggle Andy Morgan and Mutasem Adileh
385
Part Three Africa
411
bards of immigritude Andy Morgan
425

music of the regions Philippe Krumm and JeanPierre Paste
103
kraut kaunterblast Ken Hunt
114
songs of the near east Marc Dubin and George Pissalidhes
126
sealskin hits Etienne Bours
143
a musical mother tongue Simon Broughton
159
waiting for the thaw Andrew Cronshaw
168
tenores and tarantellas Alessio Surian
189
tricky rhythms Kim Burton
202
fjords and fiddles Andrew Cronshaw
211
hanging on in the highlands Simon Broughton
219
traditional riches fate and revolution Andrew Cronshaw and Paul Vernon
225
taraf traditions Simon Broughton
237
music of the people Simon Broughton and Tatiana Didenko
248
Contents
250
joiks of the tundra Andrew Cronshaw
255
from strathspeys to acid croft Pete Heywood and Colin Irwin
261
balkan beats Kim Burton
273
a wild savage feeling Jan Fairley
279
a tale of celts and islanders Jan Fairley
292
a devil of a polska Andrew Cronshaw
309
music of a small continent JeanVictor Nkolo and Graeme Ewens
440
heart of danceness Graeme Ewens
458
heart of the industry Francois Bensignor and Brooke Wentz
472
gold coast highlife and roots Ronnie Graham and John Collins
488
a lightness of touch Graeme Ewens and Werner Graebner
505
ocean music from southeast africa Ian Anderson
523
west africas musical powerhouse Lucy Duran
539
ways of the moors Dave Muddyman
563
a luta continua Celso Paco
579
sounds of the african rainforest DaveAbram
601
senegambian stars are here to stay
617
palm wine sounds Ed Ashcroft and Richard Trillo
634
spirit of africa Gregory MthembuSalter
658
yearning to dance Peter Verney
672
the swahili coastal sound Werner Graebner
690
jit mbira and chimurenga play it loud Judy Kendall and Banning Eyre
706
Record Labels
719
Contributors
734
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JSTOR: World Music: The Rough Guide
Reviews 243 World Music: The Rough Guide. Edited by Simon Broughton, Mark Ellingham, David Muddyman and Richard Trillo (contributing editor Kim Burton). ...
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MUS112: Music of the World, Music Department, University of Sheffield
World Music: The Rough Guide, Volume 2, eds. Simon Broughton and Mark Ellingham. (Rough Guides, 1999), 44-48. Lee, Joanna: "China/Hong Kong, pop and rock: ...
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"Worldbeat Music": A Selective Survey and Discussion of Associated ...
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World Music: Subject Guides: MIT Libraries
World music: the rough guide / edited by Simon Broughton… [et al.] v. 1, Africa, Europe and the Middle East; v.2, Latin and North America, Caribbean, India, ...
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worldviews: The Music of Africa
World Music: The Rough Guide (Broughton et al. 1994) is a useful complement to the All Music Guide. The latter is stronger in its annotated lists of ...
worldviews.igc.org/ awpguide/ music.html

Introduction to World Music Music 102 Winter 2007 1:30–2:50 pm MW ...
World Music: The Rough Guide. 2nd ed., Vol. 1: Africa, Europe and the Middle East. London: Rough Guides. Feldman, Heidi. 2005. “The Black Pacific: Cuban and ...
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Music of Epirus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
World Music: The Rough Guide by Simon Broughton, Mark Ellingham - 1999 - ISBN 1858286352,page 127,"The repertoire tends to fall into three categories which ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Music_of_Epirus

SOURCES CITED INTRODUCTION Blake, Andrew, The Land Without Music ...
Soca from Trinidad and Beyond’, World Music: The Rough Guide. ed. Broughton,. Rough Guides, London 1994. Evans, Thomas, G. ‘The History of Jazz – Syllabus’ ...
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Traditional Storytelling
Magnus Bäckström and Philip Page, 'World Music: The Rough Guide', ed. Simon Broughton et al, 1994. Resources. The Kalevala metre goes into great depth about ...
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Listen Up
World Music—The Rough Guide, Volume II (Latin and North America, Caribbean, India, Asia, and the Pacific), ed. Simon Broughton, 1999. ...
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