By Massimo Luca,David A. R. Spezia
Questo libro ti darà le armi in keeping with combattere, consistent with essere pronto a sopravvivere. Voglio raccontarti quello che ho vissuto, che ho imparato sulla mia pelle, nota dopo nota: segreti che forse ti aiuteranno a non perderti.
By David Hesmondhalgh
In what methods may well song improve the lives of individuals and of societies? What prevents it from doing so? Why tune Matters explores the function of tune in our lives, and investigates the social and political importance of tune in sleek societies.
- First ebook of its style to discover track via a number of theories and techniques and unite those theories utilizing one authoritative voice
- Combines a wide but theoretically refined method of tune and society with genuine readability and accessibility
- A traditionally and sociologically knowledgeable figuring out of track in terms of questions of social strength and inequality
- By drawing on either well known and educational speak about a variety of musical types and practices, readers will interact with a large musical terrain and a wealth of case studies
By Adrienne Trier-Bieniek
In beautiful distinction, admirers of Tori Amos contain a extra introspective class of fan.Sing Us a Son, Piano Woman examines the big variety of reports from those listeners, exploring how Amos’s girl fanatics are certain simply because Amos locations the reviews of girls on the heart of her track. Tori Amos’s fan base is taken into account committed due to the deeply emotional, usually therapeutic, connection they need to her track, a facet that has been missed, rather in sociological and cultural study on gender, feelings and music.
Tori Amos’s woman lovers as a social phenomenon are very important for realizing the multi-layered relationships girls may have with lady singer/songwriters. At a time while superficial girls dominate public media shows, from the Kardashians to the “Real Housewives,” the connection among Tori Amos and her lovers illustrates the continual seek through girls for girl performers who problem patriarchal criteria in pop culture. Trier-Bieniek’s learn serves as a springboard for additional learn of girls in popular culture whose function is empower and galvanize their fanatics, in addition to swap society.
By James L. Dickerson
The in basic terms definitive background of the ladies who've made favored song in the past a hundred years, with info and tales from over 185 assorted girls musicians and executives.
By Philip Purvis
This e-book addresses the ways that masculinity is negotiated, developed, represented, and problematized inside operatic track and perform. even though the honour of masculine ontology and epistemology has pervaded cultural and sociological reviews because the overdue Nineteen Eighties, and masculinity has been the focal point of contemporary if sporadic musicological dialogue, the connection among masculinity and opera has to date escaped specific serious scrutiny. working from a place of sympathy with feminist and queer methods and the phallocentric developments they determine, this examine bargains a distinct point of view at the cultural relativism of opera via targeting the male operatic topic. Anchored via musical research or shut readings of musical discourse, the contributions take an interdisciplinary procedure by way of additionally enticing with theatre, well known tune, and cultural musicology scholarship. many of the musical, theoretical, and socio-political trajectories of the essays are traditionally dispersed from 17th to 20th- first-century operatic works and practices, vacationing masculinity and the operatic voice, the worry or refusal of essentialist notions of masculinity, and the operatic illustration of the ‘crisis’ of masculinity. This quantity won't in basic terms brighten up the research of masculinity in opera, yet be an attractive contribution to tune students drawn to gender, historical past, and new musicology.
By Tomaso Antonio Vitali
By Wynelle Scott Deese
By Frank A. Salamone
By Mezz Mezzrow,Bernard Wolfe,Barry Gifford