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heritage.” Included are a wide variety of
Khami Ruins (Zimbabwe)
Jesuit Missions of the
Ohrid Region (Macedonia)
Source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/ 23 Included are a wide variety of
The Oral and Graphic Expressions of the
The Tradition of Vedic Chanting (India)
The Cultural Space and Oral Culture of
the Semeiskie [“Old Believers”] (Russia)
Source: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/index.php?pg=home 24 Popular Music
Popular music is (usually) written or performed by
known individuals who "own" it.
Popular music is (usually) produced as a kind of
commodity – it’s for sale.
Popular music tends to vary a lot more over time than
from place to place.
Modern popular music began about 100 years ago:
Performed in English "music halls" and in American
"vaudeville," and composed by professionals in places like
"Tin Pan Alley."
Global-scale diffusion during the First & Second World Wars.
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