133 p. This work describes in detail the traditional music and dance of northern Thailand, the area of the former Lanna kingdom and its legacy. The author has researched and performed the various musical instruments individually and in ensembles in Thailand and the United States. This book is invaluable for serious students of Thai music, as well as for the many visitors from abroad who visit Chiang Mai and its environs every year, enabling them to understand and appreciate better the various traditional dances and music encountered during their stay. Numerous photographs accompany informative text that covers eight of the most common dances, more than fourteen khon muang instruments, and the eight primary ensemble traditions of the region. National, regional, and local events, such as Spirit Dances, are also highlighted to reveal the wealth of vibrant musical activity found throughout the region. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Khon Muang Music and Dance Traditions in ...
Publisher: White Lotus Co Ltd
Publication Date: 2007
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description White Lotus Co Ltd, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 9744800771