African American Music

Author: Mellonee V. Burnim
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317934423
Size: 66.31 MB
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With contributions by leading scholars in the field, the work brings together analyses of African American music based on ethnographic fieldwork, which privileges the voices of the music-makers themselves, woven into a richly textured ...

Lift Every Voice

Author: Burton W. Peretti
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 074256469X
Size: 48.11 MB
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Lift Every Voice traces the roots of black music in Africa and slavery and its evolution in the United States from the end of slavery to the present day. The music's creators, consumers, and distributors are all part of the story.

African American Music

Author: Earl L. Stewart
Publisher: Schirmer G Books
ISBN: 9780028602943
Size: 13.86 MB
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African-American Music provides an introduction to all the richness and diversity of African-American musical styles, focusing on the distinct characteristics and development of each genre and its inherent styles including: spirituals, ...

Cross The Water Blues

Author: Neil A. Wynn
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781604735475
Size: 56.98 MB
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This unique collection of essays examines the flow of African American music and musicians across the Atlantic to Europe from the time of slavery to the twentieth century.

African American Music

Author: Hansonia LaVerne Caldwell
Publisher: Ikoro Communications, Incorporated
ISBN:
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Presented in a manner that is accessible to both musicians & non-musicians, this inspiring volume highlights the rare & the popular facts about black musical heritage, aligning them with social, cultural, technological & political events ...

Issues In African American Music

Author: Portia K. Maultsby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315472074
Size: 22.39 MB
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Bringing together the viewpoints of ethnomusicologists, historians, and performers, these essays cover topics including the music industry, women and gender, and music as resistance, and explore the stories of music creators and their ...

Music Of The Common Tongue

Author: Christopher Small
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 081957225X
Size: 68.25 MB
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In showing why this is so, the author presents not only an account of African American music from its origins but also a more general consideration of the nature of the music act and of its function in human life.

Paris Blues

Author: Andy Fry
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022613895X
Size: 60.40 MB
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In Paris Blues, Andy Fry provides an alternative history of African American music and musicians in France, one that looks beyond familiar personalities and well-rehearsed stories.

African American Music Trails Of Eastern North Carolina

Author: Sarah Bryan
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469612798
Size: 40.35 MB
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Thelonius Monk, Billy Taylor, and Maceo Parker--famous jazz artists who have shared the unique sounds of North Carolina with the world--are but a few of the dynamic African American artists from eastern North Carolina featured in The ...