Call Us 080-41656200 (Mon-Sat: 10AM-8PM)
Free Shipping above Rs. 1499
Cash On Delivery*



Marketed By :  LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing   Sold By :  Kamal Books International  
Delivery in :  10-12 Business Days


Check Your Delivery Options

Rs. 4,396

Availability: In stock

  • Product Description

This book approaches the study of Dadakuada music from a socio - musical perspective giving insight into one of the traditional African musical genres found in Ilorin, Kwara State of Nigeria. The author gives the origin and historical development of Dadakuada music which has been in existence for over two centuries as entertainment music for differnet occassions among the yoruba people of Nigeria. The status of the musicians in the society, sources of thematic materials, compositional devices, the language and religious influences of Ilorin on Dadakuada and performance practice are some sociological issues discussed in the book. From the musical perspective, the author discussing style and structure of Dadakuada music expose the reader to the instrumentation, melodic and rhythmic structures, scales, and form. This book contributes to discourse on African Traditional music and will me useful to students and scholars of music history, African studies, and music sociology.

Product Specifications
SKU :COC95332
AuthorTaiye Adeola
Number of Pages124
Publishing Year2011-07-19T00:00:00.000
Edition1 st
Book TypeMusic
Country of ManufactureIndia
Product BrandLAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Product Packaging InfoBox
In The Box1 Piece
Product First Available On ClickOnCare.com2015-08-14 00:00:00