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Title Music and orientalism in the British Empire, 1780s-1940s : portrayal of the East / edited by Martin Clayton and Bennett Zon
Imprint Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2007
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  ML286 M987 2007    AVAILABLE    30530001054618
 Modern History Library  780.9171 M987    AVAILABLE    30550100498045
Descript xv, 347 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Music in nineteenth-century Britain
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Portrayal of the East. Encountering the other, redefining the self : Hindostannie airs, Haydn's folk song settings and the common practice style / Nicholas Cook ; Mamia, Ammani, and other bayadères : Europe's portrayal of India's temple dancers / Joep Bor ; Musical renaissance and its margins in England and India, 1874-1914 / Martin Clayton ; Mizrakh, Jewish music and the journey to the East / Philip V. Bohlman, Ruth Davis -- Interpreting concert music. Granville Bantock and the orient in the Midlands / Fiona Richards ; An inoffensive thing : Elgar, the crown of India and empire / Corissa Gould ; Patriotic vigour or voice of the orient? : re-reading Elgar's Caractacus / Laura Upperton ; Negotiating orientalism : the kaccheri and the critic in colonial South India / Lakshmi Subramanian -- Words and music. Violent passions and inhuman excess : simplicity and the representation of music in nineteenth-century British travel literature / Bennett Zon ; Creative women and exoticism at the last fin-de-siècle / Sophie Fuller ; Tom-toms, dream-fugues, and poppy juice : East meets West in nineteenth-century fiction / Phyllis Weliver -- The orientalist stage. Chu chin chow and orientalist musical theatre in Britain during the First World War / William Everett ; A parallel reading of the oriental and South American opera libretti set by Sir Henry Bishop / Claire Mabilat ; Musicking the other : orientalism in the Hindi cinema / Greg Booth
Subject Orientalism in music -- Great Britain -- History
Music -- Great Britain -- History and criticism
Alt Author Clayton, Martin
Zon, Bennett
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