Sporting Sounds: Relationships Between Sport and Music by ANTHONY Bateman, John Bale

By ANTHONY Bateman, John Bale

Music and activity are either hugely major cultural kinds, but the titanic and longstanding connections among the 2 have principally been neglected. Sporting Sounds addresses this oversight in an interesting and leading edge number of essays.

With contributions from top overseas psychologists, sociologists, historians, musicologists and experts in activities and cultural reviews, the ebook illuminates our figuring out of the very important half tune has performed within the functionality, reception and commodification of activity. It explores a desirable variety of subject matters and case reports, including:

  • The use of song to reinforce carrying performance
  • Professional functions of song in sport
  • Sporting anthems as historic commemorations
  • Music on the Olympics
  • Supporter rock track in Swedish sport
  • Caribbean cricket and calypso track

From neighborhood fan cultures to overseas mega-events, tune and game are inextricably entwined. Sporting Sounds is a stimulating and illuminating learn for anyone with an curiosity in both of those cultural forms. 

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