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Yodel in Hi-fi free pdf "Yodel in Hi-Fi" explores the vibrant and varied traditions of yodelers around the world. Far from being a quaint and dying art, yodel is a thriving vocal technique that has been perennially renewed by singers from Switzerland to Korea, from Colorado to Iran. Bart Plantenga offers a lively and surprising tour of yodeling in genres from opera to hip-hop and in venues from cowboy campfires and Oktoberfests to film soundtracks and yogurt commercials. Displaying an extraordinary versatility, yodeling crosses all borders and circumvents all language barriers to assume its rightful place in the world of music. If Wisconsin wasn t on the yodel music map before, this book puts it there. "Wisconsin State Journal""

About Bart Plantenga

Bart Plantenga is a freelance researcher, writer, translator, and editor. He is the author of "Yodel-Ay-Ee-Oooo: The Secret History of Yodeling around the World "and the compiler of the CD "Rough Guide to Yodel." He lives and works in Amsterdam and is the disc jockey of radio show "Wreck This Mess." Books about music tend to be informative- few are entertaining as well- "Yodel in Hi-Fi" accomplishes both. Plantenga approaches the subject with earnestness and lighthearted humor. "Musicworks Magazine""

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Author : Bart Plantenga
Publisher : University of Wisconsin Press
Data Published : 15 January 2013
ISBN : 0299290549
EAN : 9780299290542
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 356 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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