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Malm, William P.

Overview
Works: 102 works in 362 publications in 5 languages and 8,705 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction television programs  History  Educational television programs  Documentary television programs  Short films  Music 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Host, Narrator, Author of introduction, Editor, Collector, Composer
Classifications: ML340, 780.95
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Most widely held works about William P Malm
 
Most widely held works by William P Malm
Music cultures of the Pacific, the Near East, and Asia by William P Malm( Book )

45 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese music and musical instruments by William P Malm( Book )

55 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This interesting and authoritative book includes essential facts about the various forms of Japanese music and musical instruments and their place in the overall history of Japan. Japanese Music and Musical Instruments has three main orientations: - The history of Japanese music - Construction of the instruments - Analysis of the music itself. The book covers in a lucidly written text and a wealth of fascinating photographs and drawings the main forms of musical expression. Many readers will find the useful hints on purchasing instruments, records, and books especially valuable, and for those who wish to pursue the matter further there is a selected bibliography and a guide to Tokyo's somewhat hidden world of Japanese music. It will be found an invaluable aid to the understanding and appreciation of an important, but little-known, and fascinating aspect of Japanese culture
Nagauta: the heart of kabuki music by William P Malm( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE KABUKI theater of Japan has achieved a growing reputation as one of the world's most brilliant achievements in the field of theater. And the number of studies made on the subject in the West has been considerable. Yet, in spite of the fact that so much of the unique brilliance of the kabuki stage depends on the character of its music, the manner in which it is used, and its integral connection with the development of the dramatic impact of the plays, very little has been written on this phase of the genre. As the author points out, ""Writers on kabuki recognize the fact that the spect
Studies in kabuki : its acting, music, and historical context by James R Brandon( Book )

19 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six hidden views of Japanese music by William P Malm( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introductie in de traditie van Japanse kunstmuziek
Traditional Japanese music and musical instruments by William P Malm( Recording )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese and Japanese music-dramas( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gagaku : the court music of Japan by William P Malm( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Imperial Court Orchestra of Tokyo illustrates the contrasting styles of gagaku through music, costume and court dances (Nasori, Genjoraku). This edited version includes only the music and dance performances and demonstrations
Music of Bunraku( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the exotic drama of Bunraku, the puppet theater of Japan, and is intended to enable the viewer to understand its music as well. The musical styles, notation and performers of Bunraku are introduced by Prof. William P. Malm of the University of Michigan, while the historic roots of Bunraku, as illustrated in antique paintings and prints, are explained by Prof. Sidney D. Brown of the University of Oklahoma. Artists from the National Bunraku Theater of Japan demonstrate the musical styles of Bunraku, and perform Ise ondo koi no netaba (The massacre of a geisha house in Ise)
Theater as music : the bunraku play "Mt. Imo and Mt. Se : an exemplary tale of womanly virtue" by C. Andrew Gerstle( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shinto festival music by Eugene Enrico( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the music and theatricals of Shinto which has remained fundamental to the Japanese lifestyle
Nagauta : the heart of Kabuki music by William P Malm( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Nagauta version of the piece Sue hirogari = The folding fan by Kineya Rokuzaemon X. Performed on a practice stage by students at the National University of Fine Arts and Music in Tokyo. Examines the instruments and techniques used in the performing of Nagauta music
Music of Noh drama by William P Malm( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists from the Noh troupe led by Kinzo Komparu demonstrate the styles and forms of Noh music. The program explains the variety of musical traditions in Noh, the use of musical instruments, and the relationship between music, drama, and dance. The program also surveys the historic tradition of Noh and explains the connections to Buddhism and Shinto
An anthology of Nagauta by William P Malm( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Malaysia ; Ma'yong theatrical music from Kelantan by William P Malm( Recording )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Malay and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Malaysia by Alain Daniélou( Recording )

in Malay and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music examples for six hidden views of Japanese music by William P Malm( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Asian music and theater: Edo festival music and pantomime by Asia Society( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gagaku : court music and dance by Masatarō Tōgi( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Malaysian oral and musical traditions : Music in Kelantan, Malaysia, and some of its cultural implications( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Six hidden views of Japanese music
Alternative Names
Malm, William 1928-

Malm, William P.

Malm, William Paul 1928-

William P. Malm American ethnomusicologist

William P. Malm Amerikaans antropoloog

マーム・ウィリアム 1928-

マルム, W. P.

マルム, ウィリアム・P

Languages
English (234)

Japanese (4)

Malay (3)

Spanish (3)

French (1)

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Six hidden views of Japanese musicTraditional Japanese music and musical instruments