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A comprehensive resource on musical cultures of the world's peoples, the Garland Encyclopedia of World Music online comprises 9 volumes, each devoted to a specific region, plus a tenth volume on general perspectives and reference tools. The regional volumes each contain an overview; a survey of the regional heritage, traditions, and themes; and descriptions of specific musical genres, practices, and performances.

Materials Indexed: Books, Essays Database Type: Encyclopedia Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: Encyclopedias, Music Broad Category: Area Studies, Humanities, Reference