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The African diaspora : a musical perspective / edited by Ingrid Monson.

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library ML3760.1 .A37 2000 37684000718633 Library Stacks Available -

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  • ISBN: 0815323824 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: viii, 366 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Garland Pub., 2000.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Jazz performance as ritual: the blues aesthetic and the African diaspora / Travis A. Jackson -- Communities of style: musical figures of Black diasporic identity / Veit Erlmann -- Jazz on the global stage / Jerome Harris -- Women, music, and the "mystique" of hunters in Mali / Lucy Durán -- Mamaya: renewal and tradition in Maninnka music of Kankan, Guinea (1935-45) / Lansiné Kaba and Eric Charry -- Concepts of neo-African music as manifested in the Yoruba folk opera / Akin Euba -- They just need money: goods and gods, power and truth in a west African village / Steven Cornelius -- Militarism in Haitian music / Gage Averill and Yuen-Ming David Yih -- Musical revivals and social movements in contemporary Martinique: ideology, identity, ambivalence / Julian Gerstin -- Art Blakey's African diaspora / Ingrid Monson.
Subject: Blacks > Music > History and criticism.
Music > Africa > History and criticism

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