Musicians from a Different Shore: Asians and Asian Americans in Classical Music (Hardcover)

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In the first book to account for the growing prominence of Asians in the world of Western classical music, Mari Yoshihara grapples with the significance of this trend. This is a book about the about the origins of a social and cultural phenomenon, but it is also about the lives and work of individual musicians devoted to their art.

About the Author


Mari Yoshihara is Associate Professor of American Studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.She is the author of Embracing the East: White Women and American Orientalism.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781592133321
ISBN-10: 1592133320
Publisher: Temple University Press
Publication Date: October 1st, 2007
Pages: 269
Language: English