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The Resource Africa and Indonesia; : the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,, by A.M. Jones. Photomechanical reprint with an additional chapter "More evidence on Africa and Indonesia."

Africa and Indonesia; : the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,, by A.M. Jones. Photomechanical reprint with an additional chapter "More evidence on Africa and Indonesia."

Label
Africa and Indonesia; : the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,
Title
Africa and Indonesia;
Title remainder
the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,
Statement of responsibility
by A.M. Jones. Photomechanical reprint with an additional chapter "More evidence on Africa and Indonesia."
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, A. M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML544
LC item number
.J65 1971
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical instruments
  • Musical instruments
  • Xylophone
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Instrumentos musicales
  • Instruments de musique
  • Instruments de musique
  • Xylophone
  • Ethnomusicologie
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Musical instruments
  • Xylophone
  • Africa
  • Indonesia
Label
Africa and Indonesia; : the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,, by A.M. Jones. Photomechanical reprint with an additional chapter "More evidence on Africa and Indonesia."
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Label mounted on t.p.: Distributed in the U.S.A. by Humanities Press, New York
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [277]-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Matter and Method -- The tuning of African Xylophones. Equitonal Heptatonic Tuning ; Equi-Heptatonic Tables ; Considerations arising ; Pélog-type Tuning ; Pélog-type Tables ; Notes on the Pélog-type Tables -- Feature of the Heptatonic Tunings. Gaps of the fourth and fifth ; The Pitch of 'o' ; The Pitch of BEM ; The Intercalary Notes ; The Compass of the Xylophones ; The Number of Keys ; The Formula 1--1--2--1--2 -- The Slendro-Type Xylophones. The Tuning ; Equi-Pentatonic Tables ; Considerations arising -- Organology and Oorchestras. Organology ; Performance and Orchestras -- Xylophone Terminology -- Other Musical Instruments and Practices. The Drum-Xylophone : The Atoke ; The Gankogui ; The Sese ; Chorus-singing in Thirds ; Oriki and Ijala ; Klarna ; Lala and Ha ; Papa ; Tshikona -- Shipping and Canoes. Shipping ; Outriggers and Sail-rigs ; The Dug-out Canoe ; Size and Capability ; Conclusion -- Non-Musical Evidence. The Board Game ; Bellows ; Plangi dyeing ; Patterns and Bronzes ; Metal Words ; Tribal Customs ; Other Matters -- Some Implications -- More Evidence on Africa and Indonesia. Xylophone Tuning ; Xylophone Musical Styles ; A Matter of words -- Provenance of the Xylophones and Sansas -- Provenance of the Pictures
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 286 pages
Lccn
72191942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)183590
Label
Africa and Indonesia; : the evidence of the xylophone and other musical and cultural factors,, by A.M. Jones. Photomechanical reprint with an additional chapter "More evidence on Africa and Indonesia."
Publication
Note
Label mounted on t.p.: Distributed in the U.S.A. by Humanities Press, New York
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [277]-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Matter and Method -- The tuning of African Xylophones. Equitonal Heptatonic Tuning ; Equi-Heptatonic Tables ; Considerations arising ; Pélog-type Tuning ; Pélog-type Tables ; Notes on the Pélog-type Tables -- Feature of the Heptatonic Tunings. Gaps of the fourth and fifth ; The Pitch of 'o' ; The Pitch of BEM ; The Intercalary Notes ; The Compass of the Xylophones ; The Number of Keys ; The Formula 1--1--2--1--2 -- The Slendro-Type Xylophones. The Tuning ; Equi-Pentatonic Tables ; Considerations arising -- Organology and Oorchestras. Organology ; Performance and Orchestras -- Xylophone Terminology -- Other Musical Instruments and Practices. The Drum-Xylophone : The Atoke ; The Gankogui ; The Sese ; Chorus-singing in Thirds ; Oriki and Ijala ; Klarna ; Lala and Ha ; Papa ; Tshikona -- Shipping and Canoes. Shipping ; Outriggers and Sail-rigs ; The Dug-out Canoe ; Size and Capability ; Conclusion -- Non-Musical Evidence. The Board Game ; Bellows ; Plangi dyeing ; Patterns and Bronzes ; Metal Words ; Tribal Customs ; Other Matters -- Some Implications -- More Evidence on Africa and Indonesia. Xylophone Tuning ; Xylophone Musical Styles ; A Matter of words -- Provenance of the Xylophones and Sansas -- Provenance of the Pictures
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 286 pages
Lccn
72191942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)183590

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