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Blues people : Negro music in white America / LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka).

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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  • ISBN: 068818474X (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780688184742 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 244 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2002, c1999.

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General Note: "First Quill edition published 1999"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- The Negro as non-American : some backgrounds -- The Negro as property -- African slaves, American slaves : their music -- Afro-Christian music and religion -- Slave and post-slave -- Primitive blues and primitive jazz -- Classic blues -- The city -- Enter the middle class -- Swing, from verb to noun -- The blues continuum -- The modern scene.
Subject: African Americans > Music > History and criticism
Blues (Music) > History and criticism
Jazz > History and criticism
African Americans

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