Author:Levin, Theodore [with Valentina Suzukei]

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Where Rivers and Mountains Sing: Sound, Music, and Nomadism in Tuva and Beyond

By: Levin, Theodore [with Valentina Suzukei]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26793

ISBN: 0253347157

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (24 cm), pp. 281, Blue boards with blue quarter cloth and gilt spine text. Blue photographic jacket. Includes CD/DVD in unopened plastic sleeve. Illustrated throughout with maps, photographs and tablature, plus 16 pages of color plates. Bibliography and index. "Takes readers on a journey through the rich sonic world of Inner Asia, where the elemental energies of wind, water, and echo, the ubiquitous presence of birds and animals, and the legendary feats of heroes have inspired a remarkable art and technology of sound-making among nomadic pastoralists" (jacket copy). Minor bumpin... View more info