By Toru Mitsui
Made in Japan serves as a accomplished and rigorous advent to the background, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Japanese well known song. every one essay, written via a number one student of eastern tune, covers the key figures, types, and social contexts of father song in Japan and offers enough context so readers comprehend why the determine or style less than dialogue is of lasting importance. The ebook first offers a basic description of the heritage and history of renowned tune, by way of essays prepared into thematic sections: placing eastern renowned song in point of view; Rockin’ Japan; and eastern well known tune and visible Arts.
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Made in Japan: Studies in Popular Music (Routledge Global Popular Music Series) by Toru Mitsui