MUSC · Music in contemporary societies

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Musicians of Entertaiment Society

Across Europe, in the mid 19th century the idea of a contemporary leisure was consolidated. The new forms of the popular music, especially the dance music for couples and the italian opera, transforming social relations, spaces and urban life. In the 20th century, musical entertainment become an active agent of political, social and economic vicissitudes. The study of the musicians and their circumstances offer an excellent perspective to observe our recent history. 

 

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MUSC · Univeristat Autonòma de Barcelona · Campus de la UAB · Edifici B · Departament d’Art i de Musicologia · 08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès (Bellaterra)

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