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Ritual & Música: algumas funções simbólicas e sociais das músicas do ritual Santiago nos Andes Centrais do Peru
TRANS (2013) , pp. 2-27

This article seeks present some symbolic and social functions of music from the Andean ritual of the cattle branding named Santiago, which the country community from Auray (the Peruvian Central Andes) celebrate on the 25th of July every year. The ...

... Andes mountains. The role that music plays in this ritual is of fundamental importance. Each step or ... animal Wamani a deity associated to the Andes mountains. The role that music plays in this ritual is of ... This article seeks present some symbolic and social functions of music from the Andean ritual of ...
... Discusses beauty as one of the ritual functions of liturgical music. Suggests that beauty in ... , differentiating, involving, and alluring. Concludes that, because of the many functions of beauty in music, it cannot be excluded from ritual music. ... ritual music is pluriform, with worship functions such as the analogical, mystical/transcendent, cultural ...
... of mi-kagura, thus revealing the ambiguity in symbolic understanding of the ritual. Describes the ... ceremonial setting and the music and dance performance, especially how a musician masters the ritual ... Describes the performance/practice aspect of the court ritual mi-kagura, which is centered around ...
... of mi-kagura, thus revealing the ambiguity in symbolic understanding of the ritual. Describes the ... ceremonial setting and the music and dance performance, especially how a musician masters the ritual ... Describes the performance/practice aspect of the court ritual mi-kagura, which is centered around ...
... Reviews Lorna McDaniel's "The Big Drum Ritual of Carriacou: Praisesongs in Rememory of Flight" (U ... ritual music." Notes McDaniel is the first scholar to "interpret the meaning of the [Big Drum] ritual ... Press of Florida, 1998, 198p), and suggests it is a "must-read for anyone interested in Caribbean ...
... A recording of music associated with temple ritual in Kerala, India, is reviewed (Topic Records). ...
... Favorably reviews Ingrid Pfrang-Lewis and Nicolas Lewis' "Massana: Moments in Yaka Play and Ritual ... about the substantive lifestyles and historical representation of 'pygmy' music and ritual ... ceremonialism." Notes it is a good example of "music and ritual, music and gender, and music and socialization." ...
... This article examines ritual structures in contemporary art music. The interaction between ... contemporary music with ancient forms of ecstatic ritual reveals many parallels in both values and ... image and the model of the work in both space and time. A comparison of this new mode of ritual in ...
... and value in ritual music in the context of Khmer weddings stems from inspired and connected performances by singer-musicians as social-ritual actors. ... role in enhancing the ritual and the social efficacy of the ceremony. Points out that the significance ... Explores the importance of musical performance and its significance in Cambodian wedding ...
... Yardley reviews six articles that focus on music in ritual in places like India, the Congo, and Muslim countries. ...
... Absaroka reviews the second volume in a series of ethnomusicological studies of north Chinese ritual music. (Ashgate) ...
... Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara meditates on the need for ritual in man's collective ... consciousness, and its reflection in Finnish musical life as reflected in the importance of choral music ... in his country. He argues that some elements of the Finnish character lend themselves to ritual ...
Identity, roles and practice in ritual music
International Journal of Community Music (2009) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 39-56

This paper explores the role of music in creating and negotiating identity through community, within the context of an annual Shinto shrine ritual called miko mai shinji. It is based on three years of fieldwork with a ritual community in ...

... practice including learning and playing music, exchange and discussion, and ritual performance. In this ... Prefecture, located in eastern Japan. Within this ritual tradition, the creation of music does not ... This paper explores the role of music in creating and negotiating identity through community ...
... , and he examines the role of context in terms of digression, ritual and ritual functions, repetition, and the music per se. ... Govaart explores the criteria for good liturgical music. Beyond the interaction between lyrics and ... music of a song, there are also other criteria such as the context of use that determine quality ...
Silent Spectators No Longer
Pastoral Music (2004) Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 25-29
... elements, the author wonders about a sense of the ritual power of elements such as music, and if their ritual restoration is being handled properly. ... "Silent spectators" was the pejorative term used by Pius XI in the apostolic constitution "Divini ... Vatican Council II recognized that participation in liturgical celebrations should be "fully conscious ...
... ; (4) which music suits the current Christian ritual; (5) ways in which we can participate in the ... ) how music acquires religious significance; (2) music as a ritual; (3) who music is subservient to ... On 7 December 2007, Martin Hoondert accepted the position of professor of Music and Christianity ...
Vesna svyashchennaya [Le Sacre du printemps]
20th century ballet

The Rite of Spring (French: Le Sacre du printemps; Russian: Весна священная, Vesna svyashchennaya, "sacred spring") is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. It was written for the 1913 Paris season of Sergei Diaghilev's ...

... Discusses how the rich theological vision embodied in texts and gestures of the marriage ritual is ... through music and form an important component of the wedding ceremony so long as it is appropriate to the wedding ritual. ... brought to life in the sacramental celebrations in parishes. Discusses how faith can be expressed ...
... Pugh-Kitingan examines the ritual music and dance of the Dusunic family of ethnic groups in the ... ritual traditions of their ancestors. Pugh-Kitingan discusses the structure of the rituals, which include chanting, dance and gong ensemble music. ...
... . This ritual, while not often used in the Netherlands, is in some countries (including England and the US) an annual event in many parishes. ... At the 2011 conference of the international study group for liturgical music Universa Laus, over ... sixty musicians, liturgists and pastors discussed the musical form of the ritual of adult baptism ...