Social context and the musical analysis of Slavey Drum Dance songs
Ethnomusicology • 19 (2) • Published In 1975 • Pages: 245-257
By: Asch, Michael.
AbstractThis document examines links between variations in the musical events and the musical forms of compositions in the Slavey Drum Dance, introducing the concept of a “musical event” as the examination of music sound structure in performative (social) context.
- North America
- Sub Region
- Arctic and Subarctic
- Document Type
- Teferi Abate Adem
- Coverage Date
- Coverage Place
- Wrigley, Northwest Territories, Canada
- Michael I. Asch
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-257)
- Slavey Indians