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American popular music : a multicultural history

Author: Glenn Appell; David Hemphill
Publisher: Belmont, Calif. : Schirmer, Cengage Learning, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats

Helps you enhance your understanding of the culture behind American popular music. This book tells the story of American popular music from the different cultural perspectives that made significant  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Appell; David Hemphill
ISBN: 0155062298 015506245X 9780155062290 9780155062450
OCLC Number: 706019667
Description: XIV, 464 Seiten : Illustrationen, Notenbeispiele + 2 CDs
Contents: 1. The Language of Music: New Perspectives For Listening.Part I: AFRICAN AMERICAN ROOTS-THE EMERGENCE OF THE DOMINANT CULTURE OF AMERICAN POPULAR MUSIC.2. African Origins and Influences.3. From Minstrelsy to the Blues.4. Early Jazz: From Ragtime to Swing.Part II: EUROPEAN AMERICAN TRADITIONS AND INFLUENCES.5. From Hymns to Wind Bands.6. The Golden Age of American Popular Song.7. Country Music.Part III: LATIN MUSICS IN AMERICA FORM A NEW BLEND.8. America''s Afro-Caribbean and Latin Musical Heritage.9. Chicano and Mexican Popular Music in America.Part IV: NATIVE AMERICAN AND ASIAN INFLUENCES.10. Native American Popular Music.11. Asian and Pacific American Popular Musics.Part V: FROM MODERN JAZZ TO HIP HOP-60 YEARS OF EVOLVING TRADITIONS.12. From Bebop to Acid Jazz.13. Early R&B and Rock: The Late 40s and the 50s.14. Girl Groups, Surf Music, and Soul.15. Folk-Rock, the British Invasion, and Psychedelia.16. R&B and Its Descendents After the 60s.17. Rock After the 60s.
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