• Made in Australia & Aotearoa/NZ: Studies In Popular Music

    Made in Australia & Aotearoa/NZ: Studies In Popular Music
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    ISBN: 9781138195691
    Title: Made in Australia & Aotearoa/NZ: Studies In Popular Music
    Author: BRUNT SHELLEY & STAHL GEOFF (EDS)


    Made in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and thorough introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of twentieth-century popular music of Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand. The volume consists of chapters by leading scholars of Australian and Aotearoan/New Zealand music, and covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand. Each chapter provides adequate context so readers understand why the figure or genre under discussion is of lasting significance to Australian or Aotearoan/New Zealand popular music. The book first presents a general description of the history and background of popular music in these countries, followed by chapters that are organized into thematic sections: Place-Making and Music-Making; Rethinking the Musical Event; Musical Transformations: Decline and Renewal; and Global Sounds, Local Identity.



    Format: Trade paperback
    Price: $63.00
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