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Author LinkWoodfield, Ian.
Title LinkEnglish musicians in the age of exploration / Ian Woodfield.
Imprint Stuyvesant, N.Y. : Pendragon Press, 1995.
Description xvii, 310 p. :  ill. ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Book
Series ( Sociology of music ; ; no. 8 )
Series ( Sociology of music ; no. 8.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: The Musicians. Ch. 1. The professional consorts. Ch. 2. The trumpeters and drummers -- The Music. Ch. 3. Music for public worship. Ch. 4. Signalling and ceremonial duties. Ch. 5. Amateur music-making. Ch. 6. Music for entertainments -- Exploration And Colonization In The New World. Ch. 7. Initial contact. Ch. 8. The formal act of conquest. Ch. 9. Military occupation. Ch. 10. Early settlement. Ch. 11. The Growth of Colonies -- Trade In The East. Ch. 12. Establishing the routes. Ch. 13. Permission to trade. Ch. 14. The growth of the factory system. Ch. 15. Geographical and commercial themes in English music. Ch. 16. Attitudes to non-European cultures in travellers’ reports. Ch. 17. An episode of acculturation: The "Hindostannie air."
Subject LinkExpatriate musicians -- Social conditions.
LinkMusic -- Social aspects.
LinkMusic -- 16th century -- History and criticism.
LinkMusic -- 17th century -- History and criticism.

System Number 000677684
ISBN Link0945193599

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