Readings on Exoticism in Music


╩ Glenn Watkins. Pyramids at the Louvre : Music, Culture, and cCllage from Stravinsky to the Postmodernists.╩ Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1994.


╩ Robert Con Davis and Ronald Schleifer.╩ Literary Criticism; Literary and cultural Studies, fourth edition.╩ New York:╩ Longman, c1998.
╩ Gilroy, Paul. The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1993.
╩ Edward W. Said. Orientalism. New York: Vintage Books, c 1978. ╩

╩ David A. Hollinger. ╩Postethnic America: ╩Beyond Multiculturalism. ╩ Basic Books c1995. ╩


╩ Jonathan Bellman, ed. The Exotic in Western Music.Boston: Northeastern University Press, c1998.
╩ Georgina Born and David Hesmondhalgh, eds. Western Music and Its Others. Berkeley: University of California Press, c2000.
Classic Essays on Twentieth-Century Music:╩ A Continuing Symposium.╩ Selected and annotated by Richard Kostelanetz and joseph Darby.╩ New York:╩ Schirmer Books, c1996.
Bryan R. Simms, ed.╩ Composers on Modern Musical Culture.╩ New York:╩ Schirmer Books, 1999.

Exoticism in Western Music


Richard Langham Smith.╩ Debussy Studies.╩ Cambridge:╩ Cambridge University Press, c1997.
Richard S. Parks.╩ The Music of Claude Debussy.╩ New Haven:╩ Yale University Press, c1989.

The Ballets Russes

Ballets Russes.╩ London:╩ The Apple Press, c1989.


Stravinsky Retrospectives.╩ Ethan Haimo and Paul Johnson, ed.╩ Lincoln:╩ Universit of Nebraska Press, c1987.
Jonathan Cross.╩ The Stravinsky Legacy. Cambridge:╩ Cambridge University Press, c1998.
Richard Taruskin.╩ Stravinsky and the Russian Traditions, two volumes.╩ Berkeley:╩ University of California Press, c1996.
Joan Pasler.╩ Debussy, Stravinsky, and the Ballets Russes:╩ The Emergence of a New Musical Logic. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Chicago, 1981.


SpiritualsJon Cruz.╩ Culture on the Margins:╩ the Black Spiritual and the Rise of American Cultural Interpretation.╩ Princeton:╩ Princeton University Press, c1999.
John Storm Roberts.╩ Black Music of Two Worlds:╩ African, Caribbean, Latin, and African-American Traditions. New York:╩ Schirmer Books, c1998╩ (originally published 1972)

Ragtime:╩ Scott Joplin

John Edward Hasse.╩ Ragtime:╩ its History, Composers, and Music.╩ New York:╩ Schirmer Books, c1985.


Joachim E. Berendt.╩ The Jazz Book, from Ragtime to Fusian and Beyond. Revised by Guenther Huesmann.╩ H. and B. Bredigkeit with Dan Morgenstern and Tim Nevill, trsl.╩ Brooklyn: Lawrence Hill Books, c1992.
╩ Ted Gioia.╩ The History of Jazz.╩ New York:╩ Oxford University Press, 1997


╩ John Edward Hasse.╩ Beyond Category:╩ The Life and Genius of Duke Ellington.╩ New York:╩ Simon & Schuster, c1993.
╩ Ken Rattenbury. Duke Ellington, Jazz Composer.╩ London:╩ Yale University Press, c1990
╩ Mark Tucker, ed.╩ The Duke Ellington Reader.╩ New York:╩ Oxford University Press, 1993.


╩ Wayne Schneider, ed.╩ The Gershwin Style.╩ New York:╩ Oxford University Press, 1999.

Rock and Roll History

Charles T. Brown.╩ The Art of Rock and Roll, Third Edition.╩ Englewood Cliffs, NJ:╩ Prentice-Hall, c1992.╩ A textbook
╩ Paul Friedlander.╩ Rock and Roll, a Social History.╩ Boulder, CO:╩ Westview Press, c1996.
╩ Neil Nehring.╩ Popular Music, Gender, and Postmodernism.╩ London:╩ Sage Puiblications, 1997



╩ Erno Lendvai.╩ Bela Bartok, An Analysis of His Music.╩ London:╩ Kahn & Averill, c1971, 1979.
Bartok and His World.╩ Peter Laki, ed.╩ Princeton, NJ:╩ Princeton University Press, c1995.
╩ Paul Wilson.╩ The Music of Bela Bartok.╩ New Haven:╩ Yale Uiversity Press, 1992.

Music of India

╩ Anupam Mahajan.  Ragas in Indian Classical Music.  Foreword by Ravi Shankar.  New Delhi:  Gian Publishing House, c1989.


Anthony Pople.╩ Messiaen:╩ Quatuor pour la fin du Temps.╩ Cambridge:╩ Cambridge University Press, c1998


╩ David Revill.╩ The Roaring Silence; John Cage:╩ A Life.╩ New York:╩ Arcade Publishing, c1992


╩ Steve Reich.╩ Writings about Music.╩ NY:╩ NYU Pr, c1974.


╩ Georgina Born and David Hesmondhalgh, eds. Western Music and Its Others. Berkeley: University of California Press, c2000.

╩ Timothy D. Taylor.╩╩ Global Pop:╩ World Music, World Markets.╩ NY:╩ ROutledge ©1997

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