Locating East Asia in Western Art Music

By Bonnie Wade

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The traditional musics of China, Japan and Korea have been an important source of inspiration for many Western composers. Some, like Chou Wen-chung and John Cage, have moved beyond superficial borrowing of Eastern musical elements in earnest attempts to understand non-Western principles of composition. At the same time many Asian composers, often trained in the West or in The traditional musics of China, Japan and Korea...

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February 12th 2004 by Wesleyan
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English

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