A comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples.

More than 9,000 pages of material (the complete 10 volumes of the print edition), combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world, make this the most complete body of work focused on world music. Each volume contains an overview of the region, a survey of its musical heritage, traditions and themes; and a description of specific musical genres, practices, and performances.

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Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online
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