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The Music of Malaysia: The Classical, Folk, and Syncretic Traditions - P G Ingram, Patricia Ann Matusky, Sooi Beng Tan, Senior Lecturer at the School of Music Patricia Matusky, T. A. N. Sooi BENG, Tan Sooi Beng, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies Staff - Google Books

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The Music of Malaysia: The Classical, Folk, and Syncretic Traditions

P G Ingram, Patricia Ann Matusky, Sooi Beng Tan, Senior Lecturer at the School of Music Patricia Matusky, T. A. N. Sooi BENG, Tan Sooi Beng, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies Staff Ashgate, 2004 - Music - 473 pages 2 Reviewshttps://books.google.com/books/about/The_Music_of_Malaysia.html?id=x06nBdEkAOMC The Music of Malaysia is a history, appreciation and analysis of Malaysian music in its many and varied forms. It was first published in Malay in 1997. This revised and updated edition is the first in English. The book categorizes the types of music genres found in Malaysian society and provides an overview of the development of music in that country. Analyses of the music are illustrated with many examples transcribed from original field recordings. Genres discussed include theatrical and dance forms, percussion ensembles, vocal and instrumental music and classical music. The Music of Malaysia is an excellent introduction to and exploration of the country's vibrant musical culture.

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About the author (2004)

Patricia Matusky is an ethnomusicologist who has done music field research and taught for many years in Malaysia. She is the author of Malaysian Shadow Play and Music, Continuity of an Oral Tradition (OUP 1993, and The Asian Centre of Penang and Kuala Lumpur 1997) as well as many articles on the traditional music of Malaysia in encyclopedias and international journals. Her publications as co-author include Muzik Malaysia: Tradisi Klasik, Rakyat dan Sinkretik (The Asian Centre 1997) and Pengantar Muzik Malaysia, Vols. I-II (The Asian Centre 1998-99) with Tan Sooi Beng, and Muzik Wayang Kulit Kelantan (The Asian Centre 1998) with the Dalang Hamzah Awang Amat. Tan Sooi Beng is an Associate Professor in Ethnomusicology at the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang. She is the author of Bangsawan, A Social and Stylistic History of Popular Malay Opera (OUP 1993 and The Asian Centre of Penang and Kuala Lumpur 1997) and many articles on popular music, arts education and Chinese music in Malaysia. She is the editor of Wacana Seni, Journal of Arts Discourse (USM, 2002).

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Title The Music of Malaysia: The Classical, Folk, and Syncretic Traditions
SOAS musicology series, ISSN 0965-1829 Authors P G Ingram, Patricia Ann Matusky, Sooi Beng Tan, Senior Lecturer at the School of Music Patricia Matusky, T. A. N. Sooi BENG, Tan Sooi Beng, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies Staff Editors Patricia Ann Matusky, Sooi Beng Tan Contributor University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies Edition illustrated Publisher Ashgate, 2004 ISBN 075460831X, 9780754608318 Length 473 pages Subjects Music  › Ethnomusicology

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