Bloomsbury Popular Music - Search Results
Loading

Results

  • Revue Close
Sort By:  1-10 of 10 (1 page)
Results per page:
         

Oslo and Eastern Norway

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: Oslo city – 508,000; metropolitan area – 972,400 (2001) As Norway’s capital city, Oslo has functioned as an economic, administrative and cultural center. From the 1980s onward, Oslo’s economic structure...

Música Ligeira

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Encyclopedia Articles

...Música ligeira (literally, light music) is a generic term that was first used in Portugal in the late nineteenth century to designate music produced within the framework of the music media as well as of new forms of urban entertainment...

Revue

Jérome Lenain

,

Jérome Lenain

Search for publications

David Horn

,

David Horn was a founding editor of the journal Popular Music and a founding member of IASPM (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music). He was Director of the Institute of Popular Music at the University of Liverpool from 1988 until his retirement in 2002. Together with the blues scholar Paul Oliver he first proposed the idea of EPMOW in the 1980s, and has worked on the project since that time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Gianni Borgna

,

Gianni Borgna

Search for publications

Paolo Prato

and

Gonçalo Antunes de Oliveira

Gonçalo Antunes de Oliveira

Search for publications

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Encyclopedia Articles

...A revue is a type of popular theatrical entertainment with a variety of different types of acts, including music, dance and comic sketches. It may have a theme or other unifiying idea (such as the year of its production) but has no actual...

Burlesque

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

Encyclopedia Articles

...Burlesque is an English musical theater genre that transferred to the United States in the nineteenth century, where it grew into a varied and, for a time, commercially successful form with close links to other forms of popular theatrical...

Denmark

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: 5,413,392 (2004) The Kingdom of Denmark is situated in northern Europe, bordering on Germany to the south, Sweden to the east, the North Sea to the west and Skagerrak to the north. The main parts of the country...

Sweden

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: 8,975,670 (2003) Sweden is in the north of Europe, occupying the eastern half of the Scandinavian Peninsula. The country borders Norway to the east and Finland to the northwest, and has an extensive coastline...

Bucureşti (Bucharest)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: 2,054,000 (2002) Bucureşti (Bucharest) is the capital of the Republic of România. In the late nineteenth century it was known as ‘Little Paris’ because the city center...

Las Vegas, NV

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: city – 520,946 (2002); metropolitan area (Clark County) – 1,578,332 (2002) Las Vegas is located near the southernmost tip of the state of Nevada, in the southwestern United States. It relies...

Broadway Musical

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

Encyclopedia Articles

...The Broadway musical is a type of musical theater that developed a distinct identity through shows created for the theaters of Broadway, New York, although the term is also commonly applied to shows created elsewhere which are thought...

New York City, NY

Kai Fikentscher

,

Kai Fikentscher

Search for publications

Stephen Mamula

Stephen Mamula

Search for publications
and

David Horn

David Horn was a founding editor of the journal Popular Music and a founding member of IASPM (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music). He was Director of the Institute of Popular Music at the University of Liverpool from 1988 until his retirement in 2002. Together with the blues scholar Paul Oliver he first proposed the idea of EPMOW in the 1980s, and has worked on the project since that time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: city – 8,008,278; metropolitan area – 21,199,865 (2002) New York City lies on the northeastern Atlantic coast of the United States, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The combination of a large natural harbor...