Visions of Sound: Musical Instruments of First Nation Communities in Northeastern America

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The most comprehensive study ever undertaken of the musical instruments of native people in Northeastern North America, Visions of Sound focuses on interpretations by elders and consultants from Iroquois, Wabanati, Innuat, and Anishnabek communities. Beverley Diamond, M. Sam Cronk, and Franziska von Rosen present these instruments in a theoretically innovative setting organized around such abstract themes as complementarity, twinness, and relationship. As sources of metaphor--in both sound and image--instruments are ...

Visions of Sound: Musical Instruments of First Nation Communities in Northeastern America 1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226144764

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Visions of Sound: Musical Instruments of First Nation Communities in Northeastern America 1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226144757

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