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Howard, Keith (2012) 'Authenticity and Authority: Conflicting Agendas in the Preservation of Music and Dance at Korea's State Sacrificial Rituals.' In: Howard, Keith, (ed.), Music as Intangible Cultural Heritage: Policy, Ideology and Practice in the Preservation of East Asian Traditions. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, pp. 113-140. (SOAS Musicology Series)

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Moving from an overview of Korea's state-sponsored preservation and promotion system for the intangible cultural heritage, this chapter explores the music and dance at the two state sacrificial rituals, the Rite to Confucius and the Rite to Royal Ancestors, within Intangible Cultural Properties Nos. 1 and 86. Consideration is given to the establishment of an authorised performance version and critiques and recent re-evaluations of this

Item Type: Book Chapters
Keywords: Music, Dance, Ritual, Confucian, Korea, Intangible Cultural Heritage, UNESCO, preservation, sustainability
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Department of Music
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GR Folklore
M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature of music
ISBN: 9781409439073
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2012 10:35

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