Sökning: "Folk and World Music"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 avhandlingar innehållade orden Folk and World Music.

  1. 1. Att göra plats för traditioner. Antagonism och kunskapsproduktion inom folk- och världsmusik : Constructing Place through Traditions: Antagonism and Knowledge Production within Folk and World Music Education

    Författare :Ingrid Hedin Wahlberg; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Higher Music Education; Folk and World Music; Discourse; Pastoral Power; Imaginary Geographies; Representation; Antagonism;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to critically examine the educational area of folk and world music within higher education in Sweden, with a focus on questions of knowledge, power, and governance. The study is ethnographic and the data were produced in the 2016–2017 period through observations of lessons, concerts, and examinations in three educational environ- ments, and through interviews with teachers and students. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Med Gårdagens Dörr på glänt : Povel Ramel och melodins epok

    Författare :Johanna Broman Åkesson; Per-Erik Brolinson; K. Olle Edström; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Povel Ramel; Swedish culture; Popular music history; Music analysis; Lyrics; Parody; Comedy; Parlour music; Music hall; Revue; Novelty songs; Schlager; The Great American Songbook; Jazz; Latin American music; Exoticism; Notional worlds; Music; Musikvetenskap; Musicology; musikvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to examine the style of the Swedish entertainer Povel Ramel (1922-2007) as a composer and lyricist of popular songs, and to elucidate his relation to the older popular music culture, denoted "the age of melody". In the main part of the study the author analyses more than 80 works by Ramel, which he created in the 1950s and 60s. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The "New Negro" in the Old World : culture and performance in James Weldon Johnson, Jessie Fauset, and Nella Larsen

    Författare :Lena Ahlin; Engelska; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language and literature; Europe in African-American literature; Nella Larsen; Jessie Fauset; James Weldon Johnson; minstrelsy; whiteness; performance; cultural authenticity; New Negro; Harlem Renaissance; African Americans in Europe;

    Sammanfattning : I denna avhandling studeras europaskildringarna i James Weldon Johnsons The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (1912), Jessie Fausets There Is Confusion (1924) och Nella Larsens Quicksand (1928) och hur dessa speglar afrikansk-amerikanernas roll i den västerländska civilisationen. I 1800-talets afrikansk-amerikanska litteratur figurerar Europa ofta som symbol för frihet och kultur. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Irish Scene and Sound : Identity, Authenticity and Transnationality among Young Musicians

    Författare :Virva Basegmez; Helena Wulff; Gunnar Ternhag; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Contemporary Ireland; Irish music scene; young musicians; identity; authenticity; transnationality; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : Ireland has long been famous for its rich traditional music. Yet the recent global success of Irish pop, rock and traditional music has transformed the Irish music scene into a world centre attracting musicians, tourists, fans and the music industry from both Ireland and abroad. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Cultivating the Sacred : Ritual Creativity and Practice among Women in Contemporary Europe

    Författare :Åsa Trulsson; Religionshistoria och religionsbeteendevetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; dance; sacred places; authority; pilgrimage; power; intersubjectivity; somatic modes of attention; the body; embodiment; habitus; goddess spirituality; new age; paganism; practice; ritual criticism; multi-sited fieldwork; ritual; anthropology of religion; performance; music; healing; gender; sacralisation; everyday spirituality;

    Sammanfattning : Ritual creativity may seem like a contradiction in terms, yet the religious landscape in contemporary Euro-America is permeate with experimentation of ritual forms, different modalities of action, imagination and play as routes to authenticity. The present study examines different settings in Europe involved in such ritual creativity, which would commonly be classified as postmodern spirituality, new age or Paganism. LÄS MER