Musicians from a Different Shore: Asians and Asian Americans in Classical Music

Musicians from a Different Shore: Asians and Asian Americans in Classical Music

By: Mari Yoshihara (author)Paperback

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Why do so many Asians devote their lives to playing Western classical music?

About Author

Mari Yoshihara is Associate Professor of American Studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.She is the author of Embracing the East: White Women and American Orientalism.

Contents

Preface Introduction: A Rising Scale in Relative Minor Chapter 1. Early Lessons in Globalization Voices Chapter 2. The Roots and Routes of Asian Music Chapter 3. Playing Gender Chapter 4. Class Notes Voices Chapter 5. A Voice of One's Own Conclusion: Musicians First Acknowledgements Notes Selected Biography Index About the Author

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592133338
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781592133338
  • ISBN10: 1592133339

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