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The Invention of Martial ArtsPopular Culture Between Asia and America

The Invention of Martial Arts: Popular Culture Between Asia and America

Paul Bowman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780197540336
eISBN:
9780197540374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197540336.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

The Invention of Martial Arts examines the media history of what we now call ‘martial arts’ and argues that martial arts is a cultural construction that was born in film, TV, and other media. It ... More

Great Oboists on Music and Musicianship

Great Oboists on Music and Musicianship

Michele L. Fiala and Martin Schuring

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190915094
eISBN:
9780190915131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190915094.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This volume contains interviews with twenty-six of the most prominent oboists from around the world. The chapters are in prose format and highlight different aspects of each musician’s career, ... More

Mapping Medieval Identities in Occitanian Crusade Song

Mapping Medieval Identities in Occitanian Crusade Song

Rachel May Golden

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190948610
eISBN:
9780190948641
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190948610.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Home to the troubadours and a creative monastic center, twelfth-century Occitania (the south of France) fostered a vibrant musical culture that encompassed both secular and sacred, vernacular and ... More

Theological StainsArt Music and the Zionist Project

Theological Stains: Art Music and the Zionist Project

Assaf Shelleg

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197504642
eISBN:
9780197504673
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197504642.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Theological Stains traces the growth of art music in Israel from the mid-twentieth century to the turn of the twenty-first. In a riveting and provocative account, Assaf Shelleg explores the ... More

Fugue in the Sixteenth Century

Fugue in the Sixteenth Century

Paul Walker

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190056193
eISBN:
9780190056223
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056193.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book explores the roots of the classic fugue and the early history of non-canonic fugal writing through the three principal fugal genres of the sixteenth century: motet, ricercar, and canzona. ... More

Testing HearingThe Making of Modern Aurality

Testing Hearing: The Making of Modern Aurality

Viktoria Tkaczyk, Mara Mills, and Alexandra Hui (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197511121
eISBN:
9780197511169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197511121.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music, History, Western

Testing Hearing: The Making of Modern Aurality argues that the modern cultural practices of hearing and testing have emerged from a long interrelationship. Since the early nineteenth century, ... More

Rebel Music in the Triumphant EmpirePunk Rock in the 1990s United States

Rebel Music in the Triumphant Empire: Punk Rock in the 1990s United States

David Pearson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197534885
eISBN:
9780197534922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197534885.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

At the dawn of the 1990s, as the United States celebrated its victory in the Cold War and sole superpower status by waging war on Iraq and proclaiming democratic capitalism as the best possible ... More

A History of Emotion in Western MusicA Thousand Years from Chant to Pop

A History of Emotion in Western Music: A Thousand Years from Chant to Pop

Michael Spitzer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190061753
eISBN:
9780190061784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061753.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book is the first history of musical emotion in any language. Combining intellectual history, music studies, philosophy, and cognitive psychology, it unfolds a history of musical emotion across ... More

Journeys Through Galant Expositions

Journeys Through Galant Expositions

L. Poundie Burstein

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190083991
eISBN:
9780190084028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190083991.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Through much of the eighteenth century, commentators often described musical form in relation to a type of journey leading toward a set of specific tonal/harmonic/melodic/rhythmic goals, punctuated ... More

The Sweet Penance of MusicMusical Life in Colonial Santiago de Chile

The Sweet Penance of Music: Musical Life in Colonial Santiago de Chile

Alejandro Vera

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190940218
eISBN:
9780190940249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190940218.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book provides a fresh, comprehensive view of the musical life and its cultural context in Santiago, Chile, from its foundation in 1541 to the end of the colonial period, roughly in 1810. ... More

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