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Scottish traditional music : identity and the 'carrying stream'

Byrne, Charles (2011) Scottish traditional music : identity and the 'carrying stream'. In: Learning, Teaching, and Musical Identity. Indiana University Press, Bloomington, pp. 239-251. ISBN 978-0-253-22293-0

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The aim of this chapter is to describe and analyze the experiences, thoughts, and views of a small group of traditional musicians who are key stakeholders in the continuing transmission of the Scottish music tradition. In addition, comparisons are made between theory-based views and the musical lives and work of the participants.