Browse School of Music by Subject "Dance"
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Acoustic Labor in the Timing of Everyday Life: A Critical Contribution to the History of Samba in Rio De Janeiro (1992)This thesis attempts to propose guideposts for a critical history of samba in the context of Rio de Janeiro, as a relational universe centered on the production of songs, the playing of instruments and dancing. Highlighting ...
(1993)"Historical Melaka," a key theme in Malaysia's most rapidly expanding industry--tourism--is dominated by the romantic picture of adventurous Portuguese seafarers who arrived in 1511, were captivated by local beauties, and ...
(2005)Chapter 1 deals with the genres that are considered under the umbrella term Forró, including baiao, xote, arrasta-pe, xaxado, coco, rojao, and forro itself, detailing each of them. Chapter 2 offers an overview of Forró ...
Musical and cultural interaction in tribal India: The 'karam' repertory of the Mundas of Chotanagpur (1991)This is a study of the musical and cultural interaction of the Mundas, an adivasi (tribal, aboriginal) group of east-central India, with Hindu caste communities living in the same region. Over the last three hundred years, ...
(1992)A successive pattern of Polish immigration to the United States has continued since the late-nineteenth century. In the Detroit metropolitan area this pattern has produced an ethnic community which includes third and fourth ...