TITLE

Incongruity and predictability in British dance band music of the 1920s and 1930s

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, Derek B.
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Summer94, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p290
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the British dance band music. Incongruous mixing of styles; Incongruity between music and lyrics; Incongruity between dance band style and `classical' style; Sociocultural context of dance band music; Predictability of repertoire and performance; Predictable, functional and extramusical necessities; Predictability of lyric content; Predictability and musical signs.
ACCESSION #
9410260137

 

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