Cross The Water Blues

Author: Neil A. Wynn
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781604735475
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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: Mellonee V. Burnim
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317934423
Size: 37.48 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 ...

Paris Blues

Author: Andy Fry
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022613895X
Size: 45.22 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.

Issues In African American Music

Author: Portia K. Maultsby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315472074
Size: 23.43 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 ...

African American Music Introduction

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1619052466
Size: 53.75 MB
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Facts101 is your complete guide to African American Music, Introduction. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more.

Lift Every Voice

Author: Burton W. Peretti
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 074256469X
Size: 76.65 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: Hansonia LaVerne Caldwell
Publisher: Ikoro Communications, Incorporated
Size: 20.61 MB
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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 ...

Music Of The Common Tongue

Author: Christopher Small
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 081957225X
Size: 62.11 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.

Black Music Black Poetry

Author: Gordon E. Thompson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317173910
Size: 26.23 MB
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Taken together, these essays offer a rich examination of the breath of black poetry and the ties it has to the rhythms and forms of black music and the influence of black music on black poetic practice.