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Beyond the beat : musicians building community in Nashville

Author: Daniel B Cornfield
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, ©2015.
Series: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE., Global Cultural Studies Supplement.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when the bulwarks of the music industry are collapsing, what does it mean to be a successful musician and artist? How might contemporary musicians sustain their artistic communities? Based on interviews with over seventy-five popular-music professionals in Nashville, Beyond the Beat looks at artist activists-those visionaries who create inclusive artist communities in today's individualistic and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel B Cornfield
ISBN: 1400873894 9781400873890
OCLC Number: 918556767
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 218 pages)
Contents: Creating community in an individualistic age --
Artist activism : building occupational communities in risky times --
Self-contained, self-expression : the transformative generation of enterprising artists --
Identities in play : the contemporary generation of enterprising artists --
Creating social spaces for artists : pathways to becoming an artistic social entrepreneur --
Artist advocates : the corporate and entrepreneurial generations of arts trade union activists --
Community, agency, and artistic expression --
Appendix. Interview schedule.
Series Title: UPCC book collections on Project MUSE., Global Cultural Studies Supplement.
Responsibility: Daniel B. Cornfield.
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At a time when the bulwarks of the music industry are collapsing, what does it mean to be a successful musician and artist? How might contemporary musicians sustain their artistic communities? Based  Read more...

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Shortlisted for the 2016 ASAP Book Prize, Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present "This innovative sociological study of the Nashville music scene explores the business realities of an Read more...

 
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