Do They Sound Like Bells or Like Howling Wolves?
Interferential Diaphony in Bistritsa an Investigation into a Multi-Part Singing Tradition in a Middle-Western Bulgarian Village
||Messner, Gerald Florian|
|Series title:||Vergleichende Musikwissenschaft Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $85.95|
| Book Description: |
This study represents a thorough investigation of a polyphonic vocal village tradition in Bistritsa, Bulgaria. It is carried out within a very broad and comparative context, whereby historical sources, the origin of different constituents and etymologies as well as electronic sound analysis are carefully taken into account.