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The tango machine : musical culture in the age of expediency / Morgan James Luker.

Author:
Luker, Morgan James [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[London: The University of Chicago Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xiv, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Chicago studies in ethnomusicology. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-210) and index.
Contents:
On the values of music in expedient Argentina -- Expedient soundings: the genre culture of contemporary tango music -- Contemporary tango and the cultural politics of música popular -- Tango among the nonprofit arts -- Tango as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity -- "This is going to be good for all of us": tango and the cultural industries -- Conclusion: he sings better every day: musical culture in the age of expediency.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9780226385402 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • 022638540X (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
  • 9780226385549 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • 022638554X (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • (electronic book)
LCCN:
2015049862
OCLC:
933432505
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