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Heartland Excursions : Ethnomusicological Reflections on Schools of Music - 95 edition

Heartland Excursions : Ethnomusicological Reflections on Schools of Music (ISBN10: 0252064682; ISBN13: 9780252064685)
ISBN13: 978-0252064685
ISBN10: 0252064682

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0252021350
ISBN10: 0252021355

Summary: In Heartland Excursions, one of today's foremost ethnomusicologists takes the reader along for a delightful, wide-ranging tour of his workplace. Bruno Nettl provides an insightful, sometimes tongue-in-cheek, always pithy ethnography of midwestern university schools of music from a different perspective in each of four chapters, alternating among three distinct voices: the longtime professor, the ''native informant,'' and the outside observer, an ''ethnomusicologist f
rom Mars.''

If you've ever been to a concert or been connected to a university with a school of music, you ll discover yourself--or someone you know--in these pages.
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Summary: In Heartland Excursions, one of today's foremost ethnomusicologists takes the reader along for a delightful, wide-ranging tour of his workplace. Bruno Nettl provides an insightful, sometimes tongue-in-cheek, always pithy ethnography of midwestern university schools of music from a different perspective in each of four chapters, alternating among three distinct voices: the longtime professor, the ''native informant,'' and the outside observer, an ''ethnomusicologist from Mars.''

If you've ever been to a concert or been connected to a university with a school of music, you ll discover yourself--or someone you know--in these pages.
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Edition/Copyright: 95
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Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Year Published: 1995
International: No

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