Mande music: traditional and modern music of the Maninka and Mandinka of Western Africa. Responsibility: Eric Charry. Imprint: Chicago: University of. Eric Charry, Mande Music: Traditional and Modern Music of the Maninka and Mandinka of Western Africa; Banning Eyre, In Griot Time: An American Guitarist in. Mande Music: Traditional and Modern Music of the Maninka and Mandinka of Western Africa. pages, 48 plates, 36 musical examples, 8 maps. Chicago.
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In his book, Mande Music, Eric Charry provides a comprehensive study of the music cultures in this region. Thinking in Jazz Paul F. Skip to content Skip to search.
Charry No preview available – This single location in Western Australia: U of Chicago P, Using resources as disparate as early Arabic travel accounts, oral histories, and archival research as well as his own extensive studies in Mali, Guinea, Senegal, and The Gambia, Charry traces this music culture from its origins pre-dating the thirteenth-century Mali fric to the recording studios of Paris and New York.
Traditional and Modern Music of the Maninka and Mandinka of We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Browse related items Start at call number: He focuses on the four major spheres of Mande music – hunter’s music, music of the jelis or griots, jembe and other drumming, and guitar-based modern music – exploring how each evolved, the types of instruments used, the major artists, and how each sphere relates to the others.
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The first chapter summarizes current research on Mande history, culture, and society, providing an important historical framework for the following chapters.
With its maps, illustrations, and musical transcriptions as well as an exhaustive bibliography, discography, and videography and a compact disc available separately this book is essential reading for those seeking chagry in-depth look at one of the most exciting, innovative, and deep-rooted phenomena on the world music scene.
With Mande Music, Eric Charry offers the most comprehensive source available on one of Africa’s richest and most sophisticated music cultures. With its maps, illustrations and musical transcriptions, as well as an exhaustive bibliography, discography and videography, this book is charey reading for those seeking an in-depth look at one of the most exciting, innovative muzic deep-rooted phenomena on the world music scene.
This book is especially significant because of its historical emphasis. Includes bibliographical references p. University of Chicago Press, Drumming related to life-cycle, agricultural, and recreational events is the focus of chapter 4, in which the jembe, dundun, and tangtango traditions are explored.
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Illustrated with divers strange Figures, drawn to the Life. University of Western Australia Library. Chapter 3, the longest and most extensive chapter, covers jeliya the music of jelis, hereditary musicians. Noteworthy is Charry’s discussion of musical instruments. This includes music played on the bala eeickoni fricand kora harpassociated with rulers, warriors, traders, and other patrons. Chapter 2 discusses music related to hunters’ societies, sung to the accompaniment of the simbi seven-stringed calabash harp.
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