The International Who s Who in Popular Music 2002

Filename: the-international-who-s-who-in-popular-music-2002.pdf
ISBN: 1857431618
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 656
Publisher: Psychology Press

Download and read online The International Who s Who in Popular Music 2002 in PDF and EPUB This reference comprises comprehensive biographical information covering the leading names in all aspects of popular music.

The encyclopedia of popular music

Filename: the-encyclopedia-of-popular-music.pdf
ISBN: 0195313739
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 740
Author: Colin Larkin

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Japanese Popular Music

Filename: japanese-popular-music.pdf
ISBN: 9781134179510
Release Date: 2012-08-21
Number of pages: 208
Author: Carolyn S. Stevens
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Japanese Popular Music in PDF and EPUB Japanese popular culture has been steadily increasing in visibility both in Asia and beyond in recent years. This book examines Japanese popular music, exploring its historical development, technology, business and production aspects, audiences, and language and culture. Based both on extensive textual and aural analysis, and on anthropological fieldwork, it provides a wealth of detail, finding differences as well as similarities between the Japanese and Western pop music scenes. Carolyn Stevens shows how Japanese popular music has responded over time to Japan's relationship to the West in the post-war era, gradually growing in independence from the political and cultural hegemonic presence of America. Similarly, the volume explores the ways in which the Japanese artist has grown in independence vis-à-vis his/her role in the production process, and examines in detail the increasingly important role of the jimusho, or the entertainment management agency, where many individual artists and music industry professionals make decisions about how the product is delivered to the public. It also discusses the connections to Japanese television, film, print and internet, thereby providing through pop music a key to understanding much of Japanese popular culture more widely.

The Music Industries

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ISBN: 9781137027061
Release Date: 2012-05-29
Number of pages: 223
Author: M. Jones
Publisher: Springer

Download and read online The Music Industries in PDF and EPUB The music industry is undergoing immense change. This book argues that the transformations occurring across the various music industries - recording, live performance, publishing - can be characterised as much by continuity as by change, raising complex questions about the value of music commodities.

Media and Popular Music

Filename: media-and-popular-music.pdf
ISBN: 9780748664443
Release Date: 2012-05-16
Number of pages: 192
Author: Peter Mills
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Download and read online Media and Popular Music in PDF and EPUB This book analyses the relationships between contemporary media and popular music, both via the mediation of music, and music as mediator. It does so through a series of original interviews with key practitioners: musicians, writers, magazine editors, radio presenters and major and independent label bosses. Those interviewed include Mark Ellen, editor of Smash Hits, Q, Mojo and currently Word magazines; Mark Cooper, producer of Laterwith Jools Holland and CEO of Music Entertainment at the BBC; Ben Watt, half of Everything But The Girl and owner of independent label Buzzin' Fly; and Fiona Talkington, original and current presenter of the Sony Award winning Late Junction on BBC Radio 3. Through these interviews, theory and practice are measured against each other and the book considers their experiences and observations in order to explore the ways popular music is produced, marketed and mediated. Examining visual, print, radio and new media, Media and Popular Music draws together disparate elements odisparate elements of music and media which formerly have not been considered together, and provides a fresh and innovative contribution to the swiftly growing field of popular music studies.

From Tejano to Tango

Filename: from-tejano-to-tango.pdf
ISBN: 0815336403
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 286
Author: Walter Aaron Clark
Publisher: Psychology Press

Download and read online From Tejano to Tango in PDF and EPUB In this work, the editor has compiled 12 essays that discuss the various aspects of Latin American music. The essays cover the social and political impact the music generated as well as the rhythmic development of various genres.

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 2 Locations 5 Vol Set

Filename: continuum-encyclopedia-of-popular-music-of-the-world-part-2-locations-5-vol-set.pdf
ISBN: 0826474365
Release Date: 2005-04-18
Number of pages: 1824
Author: David Horn
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Download and read online Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 2 Locations 5 Vol Set in PDF and EPUB "EPMOW lives music. Put another way, it does for popular music what Grove has done for classical" David Brackett ‘Excellent, readable and thoroughly useful...While some previous single-volume and multivolume works have addressed the development and current state of popular music, none has done so with this work's depth of scholarship and global reach. Scholarly, clearly written, and well indexed, it is an ideal reference set.' Library Journal Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World's five-volume work ‘Locations' is the most authoritative reference work on the history and current practice of popular music ever published. The five volumes on ‘Locations' that form Part 2 of this multi-volume work follow on from the two volumes of Part 1: Media, Industry and Society (Volume I) and Performance and Production (Volume II) . They cover over 200 nation states and are organized according to continental regions: Volume III: Caribbean and Latin America Volume IV: North America Volume V: Asia and Oceania Volume VI: Africa and the Middle East Volume VII: Europe Each discusses the history, development and current practice of popular music in cities, districts, cross-border regions, nation states and diasporic communities around the world. Includes coverage of:- The historical, geographical, demographical, political, economic and cultural context- Genres for which the location is known or which have been important to the development and current practice of its popular music- Significant venues such as theatres, dance halls, clubs and bars- The role of the industry: music publishers, record companies/labels, recording studios, radio and TV- The role of the state and government regulatory bodies- The teaching and research of popular music in educational institutions- Songs associated with the location- Notable performers and other practitioners such as producers, engineers, technological innovators, record company heads, journalists, critics and scholars, songwriters, composers and lyricists. 250 leading popular music scholars and practitioners have contributed over 500 entries. They include Rafael José de Menezes Bastos on Brazil, Peter Manuel on India and the Caribbean Islands, John Collins on Ghana, Moya Aliya Malamusi on Malawi, Tôru Mitsui on Japan, Motti Regev on Israel, Martin Stokes on Turkey, Richard Peterson on Nashville, Amy Ku'uleialoha Stillman on Hawai'I, Bruce Johnson on Australia, Paolo Prato on Italy, Svanibor Pettan on Croatia and Alf Björnberg on Sweden. For more information please visit:

Popular Music

Filename: popular-music.pdf
ISBN: STANFORD:36105025895504
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages:
Publisher: Gale Group

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Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World

Filename: continuum-encyclopedia-of-popular-music-of-the-world.pdf
ISBN: 9780826463227
Release Date: 2003-07-08
Number of pages: 682
Author: John Shepherd
Publisher: A&C Black

Download and read online Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World in PDF and EPUB Edited by distinguished scholars in the field of popular music studies, this encyclopedia set is THE authoritative reference guide to popular music from all corners of the globe, the ultimate reference work to do justice to this vibrant subject.

IMS 2002 Leuven

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ISBN: UOM:39015064173688
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Number of pages: 479
Author: International Musicological Society. Congress

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Bulletin of the International Council for Traditional Music

Filename: bulletin-of-the-international-council-for-traditional-music.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015057455100
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages:
Author: International Council for Traditional Music

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Building Management Skills An Action First Approach

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ISBN: 9780324235999
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Number of pages: 672
Author: Richard Daft
Publisher: Cengage Learning

Download and read online Building Management Skills An Action First Approach in PDF and EPUB Daft and Marcic’s action-first approach turns the traditional learning model on its end. Instead of starting with concepts and moving to application, this text starts with application, an introductory problem or challenge that encourages you to first empty out your ideas so you are ready to understand new ideas and acquire new skills. Each chapter provides a menu of resources for engagement, application, and learning, everything you need to develop the spot-on management skills you’ll need to be a successful manager. This new learning philosophy leads you through a seven-step learning process: 1. Manager Challenge, 2. Initial Response, 3. Discover Yourself, 4. Discover Knowledge, 5. Action Learning Exercises, 6. Test Your Mettle, and 7. Personal Skills Log. Shorter, highly-focused chapters take you through each of these seven steps, allowing you to capture the essence and critical points for each topic. The mass of research material has been condensed and focused into discrete learning packages (chapters) designed specifically for engagement. BUILDING MANAGEMENT SKILLS offers a unique new set of Challenge Videos that are specifically designed to help develop your decision-making and thinking skills. After you watch the video challenge you are asked to respond to the challenge by solving the problem, helping you see the relevance of the chapter material and answering the question Why do I need to know this material?. These innovative, decision-making Challenge Videos are also available in CengageNOW. Organized around a new learning philosophy, with new technology and a coherent learning package for you to acquire management skills through an active first do, then learn approach, Daft and Marcic have created a truly unique learning experience with BUILDING MANAGEMENT SKILLS. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.