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Author Bloechl, Olivia Ashley.
Title Native American song at the frontiers of early modern music / Olivia A. Bloechl.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3557 .B67 2008    IN LIBRARY
Description xxi, 279 p. : ill. music ; 24 cm.
Series New perspectives in music history and criticism
New perspectives in music history and criticism.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-267) and index.
Contents On colonial difference and musical frontiers: directions for a postcolonial musicology -- pt. 1. Transatlantic savagery. Protestant imperialism and the metaphysics of New World song -- The voice of possession -- The voice of prophecy -- pt. 2. Staging the Indian. Musicking Indians in the Stuart court masque -- Savage Lully -- Rameau's Les sauvages and the aporia of musical nature -- Conclusion: opera, elsewhere.
Subject Indians of North America -- Music -- History and criticism.
Indians in music -- History.
Music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 0521866057
OCLC number 181141173