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    Earth Dances
    Earth Dances
    Music in search and the Primitive
    Minimalism, savagery, the raw and the cooked, the primal and the pre - verbal, Elvis's hips, The Rite of Spring . . . Earth Dances is an original investigation of how music and primitivism intersect - a dazzling journey through music and culture. With alternating chapters of criticism and interviews, including with Liza Lim and Brian Eno, composer and broadcaster Andrew Ford explores the relationship between primal forms of music and the most refined examples of the art - between passion and control. He looks at the voice, the drum, the drone and the dance, at 'music that is in touch with something fundamental in our existence, music that seeks and rediscovers the earthy side of our nature, the primitive, the ''simple, rude or rough'', and in doing so restores and resets our humanity'.
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    UK£ 19.99









    Book Author
    Andrew Ford
    Genre Arts, Music & Entertainment
    Binding
    PERFECT BINDING (PAPERBACK)
    Format
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    ISBN
    9781459694743
    Publisher
    Black Inc. Publishing
    Age Range
    Not Rated
    Approximate delivery

    10 - 15 Days (?)

    Publication Date
    17-Apr-2015

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