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Title Gender in Chinese music / edited by Rachel Harris, Rowan Pease, and Shzr Ee Tan.
Published Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press ; Woodbridge, Suffolk : Boydell & Brewer Limited, 2013.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3917.C6 G46 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Eastman/Rochester studies in ethnomusicology, 2161-0290 ; v. 4
Eastman/Rochester studies in ethnomusicology ; v. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index.
Contents Gender and music in local communities / Stephen Jones -- The pleasures of print : illustrated songbooks from the late Ming courtesan world / Judith T. Zeitlin -- From courtesans to modern hostesses : music and construction of gender in the entertainment industry in China / Tiantian Zheng -- An interview with Zhang Han, karaoke bar host / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- Impulsive scholars and sentimental heroes : contemporary Kunqu discourses of traditional Chinese masculinities / Joseph Lam -- An interview with Madame Zinnia Kwok, amateur opera singer / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- Men behaving badly? : shawm bands of north China / Stephen Jones -- An interview with Coco Zhao, Shanghai jazz singer / conducted by Ruard Absaroka -- New Chinese masculinities on the piano : Lang Lang and Li Yundi / Shzr Ee Tan -- An interview with Aloysius Lee, fan of singer Faye Wong / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- "I prefer a man who is fresh like a jumping fish" : gender issues in Shan'ge, Chinese popular rural song / Frank Kouwenhoven and Antoinet Schimmelpenninck -- An interview with Liu Sola, composer, singer, visual artist, and novelist / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- Broken voices : ethnic singing and gender / Rowan Pease -- An interview with Li Sisong, producer and songwriter / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- "Mother's daughter" : gender narratives in Nuosu-Yi women's musical expressive forms / Olivia Kraef -- An interview with Xiao Mei, ethnomusicologist / conducted by Shzr Ee Tan -- "Doing Satan's business" : negotiating gendered concepts of music and ritual in rural Xinjiang / Rachel Harris -- Bodies, gender, and worldviews : Me-mot spirit mediums in the Jingxi region of Guangxi / Xiao Mei -- Vegetarian sisters : new configurations of gender in buddhism in southern Fujian / Hwee-San Tan.
Subject Gender identity in music.
Music -- China -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects -- China.
Related Names Harris, Rachel (Rachel A.), editor.
Pease, Rowan, editor.
Tan, Shzr Ee, author, editor.
ISBN 9781580464437 hardcover alkaline paper
1580464432 hardcover alkaline paper
Standard # 40022949654
OCLC number 805048306