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Palestinian Arab music

a maqām tradition in practice

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The research topic, problems, objectives, and the tradition studied
The performing group
Pitch and the maqamat
Rhythm and structure
Melisma and style
The text
Musicopoetic frames
The performer's role in shaping the performance

Edition Notes

Includes compact disc.

For disc notes, contents, and transcriptions, see p. 335-413.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
Genre Music


Dewey Decimal Class 782.42162/927405694
Library of Congress ML3754 .C632 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination xi, 518 p. +
Number of pages 518

ID Numbers

Open Library OL22721465M
Internet Archive palestinianarabm00cohe
ISBN 10 0226112985, 0226112993
Library Thing 8657951
Goodreads 1821563

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