The 1889 Exposition universelle in Paris is famous as a turning point in the history of French music, and modern music generally. This book explores the ways in which music was used, exhibited, listened to, and written about during the Exposition universelle. It also reveals

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This important study in ethnomusicology is an attempt by the author — a musician who has become a social anthropologist — to compare his experiences of music-making in different cultures. He is here presenting new information resulting from his research into African music, especially among

We talk not only of enjoying music, but of understanding it. Music is often taken to have expressive import–and in that sense to have meaning. But what does music mean, and how does it mean? Stephen Davies addresses these questions in this sophisticated and knowledgeable