Performing Arts & Film

  • 'East of noise' Eivind Groven - composer, ethnomusicologist, researcher

    'East of noise' Eivind Groven - composer, ethnomusicologist, res...

    Edited by: Ingrid Loe Dalaker, Anne Jorunn Kydland, Dagmara Lopatowska-Romsvik

    The Norwegian composer, musicologist, and folk musician Eivind Groven (1901-1977) is increasingly recognized as an important contributor to the music scene from the 1920's onwards. His work on the just intonation problematics has inspired further studies of composition...

    Cloth - 9788232102617 - $ 63.00

  • 'Hide Fox, and All After'

    'Hide Fox, and All After'

    What is Concealed in Shakespeare's Hamlet?

    By J.D. Winter

    Is there anything more to say on this most-discussed of plays? It has become a hive of furious theorising, an anthill of scholarly research. J.D. Winter looks at the text afresh, seeing it as something to be viewed through a playgoer's eyes:...

    Paper - 9781845198879 - $ 22.95

  • 'we remember differently'

    'we remember differently'

    Race, Memory, Imagination

    Edited by: Jyoti Mistry, Jordache A Ellapen

    Using the short film We Remember Differently (2005) as a focal point, this collection of essays addresses the conditions of cultural production in post-apartheid South Africa. Practiced in an apartheid context, art was strongly motivated as 'struggle art,' but in...

    Paper & DVD - 9781868886937 - $ 29.00

  • A Community of the Imagination

    A Community of the Imagination

    SeOirse Bodley's Goethe Settings

    Edited by: Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    Eminent Irish Composer, Seoirse Bodley's musical settings of Goethe's poetry. It is edited by Dr. Lorraine Byrne Bodley and at the heart of her musicological reflections musicological reflections is a detailed account of the poems that significantly shaped Bodley's settings. In her...

    Paper - 9781909325319 - $ 30.00

  • A Feminist Perspective on Opera Interpretation

    A Feminist Perspective on Opera Interpretation

    The Case of Richard Wagner's "Der fliegende Hollander"

    By Courtney W. Howland

    Drawing upon gender studies, musicology, German studies, and literary theory, this book develops a feminist analytic framework for interpreting opera and for critiquing the usual interpretations of opera, using Richard Wagner's Der fliegende Hollander [The Flying Dutchman] as a...

    Paper - 9783643905376 - $ 59.95

  • A Film History of Chinese Minorities

    A Film History of Chinese Minorities

    By Rao Shuguang

    Contributions by: Dan Rust, Lawrence White

    A Film History of Chinese Minorities is a chronological study of the history of films related to Chinese Minorities, from the period of 1927 through 2010. It focuses on many aspects of films in this time period, such as: their...

    Cloth - 9781844644582 - $ 135.00

  • A Film History of Chinese Minorities

    A Film History of Chinese Minorities

    By Rao Shuguang

    Contributions by: Dan Rust, Lawrence White

    A Film History of Chinese Minorities is a chronological study of the history of films related to Chinese Minorities, from the period of 1927 through 2010. It focuses on many aspects of films in this time period, such as: their...

    Ebooks - 9781844644599 - $ 135.00

  • A Fusion of Traditions

    A Fusion of Traditions

    Liturgical Music in the Copenhagen Synagogue

    By Jane Mink Rossen, Uri Sharvit

    Danish Jewry is the oldest minority in Denmark, with a history reaching back 400 years. The music still used in the Copenhagen synagogue was an offshoot of 19th-century developments in the synagogues of Vienna and Berlin that accompanied...

    Paper & CD - 9788776740382 - $ 27.25

  • A Hazardous Melody of Being

    A Hazardous Melody of Being

    Seoirse Bodley's Song Cycles on the Poems of Micheal O'Siadhail

    Edited by: Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    Seoirse Bodley's Song Cycles on the Poems of Micheal O'Siadhail. Seoirse Bodley is one of the best-known senior figures of contemporary music in Ireland. This book seeks to examine his engagement with the poetry of Micheal...

    Paper - 9781904505310 - $ 30.00

  • A Hazardous Melody of Being

    A Hazardous Melody of Being

    Seoirse Bodley's Song Cycles on the Poems of Micheal O'Siadhail

    Edited by: Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    Seoirse Bodley's Song Cycles on the Poems of Micheal O'Siadhail. Seoirse Bodley is one of the best-known senior figures of contemporary music in Ireland. This book seeks to examine his engagement with the poetry of Micheal...

    Cloth - 9781904505327 - $ 90.00