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Eight Urban Musical Cultures: Tradition and Change – Bruno Nettl (ed.) (1978)


Author: Bruno Nettl (ed.)
Organisation / Affiliation / Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Source: Academic
Date: 1978

A collection of eight essays, from three continents, with an ethnomusicological emphasis.


  • Changing Roles of Performers in Meshhed and Bojnurd Iran
  • Go to My Town Cape Coast The Social History
  • The Urbanization of a Cultural Tradition
  • The Processes of Change
  • The Rise of Musical Houses in Delhi
  • Music Clubs and Ensembles in San Francisco
  • Aspects of Musical Life
  • Popular Music and African Identity in Freetown Sierra Leone

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