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The Resource Burst of breath : indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America, edited by Jonathan D. Hill & Jean-Pierre Chaumeil, (electronic book)

Burst of breath : indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America, edited by Jonathan D. Hill & Jean-Pierre Chaumeil, (electronic book)

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Burst of breath : indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America
Title
Burst of breath
Title remainder
indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan D. Hill & Jean-Pierre Chaumeil
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Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first in-depth, comparative, and interdisciplinary study of indigenous Amazonian musical cultures, Burst of Breath showcases new research on the dynamic range of ritual power and social significance of various wind instruments-including flutes, trumpets, clarinets, and whistles-played in sacred rituals and ceremonies in Lowland South America. The editors provide a detailed overview of the historical significance, scientific classification, shamanic and cosmological associations, and changing social meanings of ritual wind instruments within Amazonian cultures. These essays present a wide p
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CaPaEBR
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1954-
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Hill, Jonathan David
Dewey number
788/.1908998
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3575.A1
LC item number
B87 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Chaumeil, Jean-Pierre
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  • Indians of South America
  • Wind instruments
  • Indians of South America
Label
Burst of breath : indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America, edited by Jonathan D. Hill & Jean-Pierre Chaumeil, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10590743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
433 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780803238268
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Burst of breath : indigenous ritual wind instruments in lowland South America, edited by Jonathan D. Hill & Jean-Pierre Chaumeil, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10590743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
433 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780803238268
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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