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Author Bender, Shawn Morgan.
Title Taiko boom : Japanese drumming in place and motion / Shawn Bender.
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML1038.T35 B46 2012    IN TRANSIT
Description xv, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Asia : local studies/global themes ; 23
Asia--local studies/global themes ; 23.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-240) and index.
Contents The emergence and popularization of taiko -- Taiko drums and taiko drum makers -- Genealogies of taiko I : Osuwa Daiko, Sukeroku Daiko, Ondekoza -- Genealogies of taiko II : Ondekoza to Kodo -- Placing ensemble taiko in Japan : festival creation and the taiko boom -- Discourses of contemporary taiko -- (Dis)locating drumming: taiko training, embodiment, and the aesthetics of race and place -- Woman unbound? Body and gender in Japanese taiko -- The sound of militarism? New texts, old nationalism, and the disembodiment of taiko technique -- Epilogue: taiko at home and abroad.
Subject Taiko -- Japan -- History.
Taiko (Drum ensemble) -- Japan -- History.
Music -- Japan.
Musical instruments -- Japan.
Japan -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780520272415 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520272412 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520272422 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520272420 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 757476438