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Field recordings of black singers and musicians : an annotated discography of artists from West Africa, the Caribbean and the Eastern and Southern United States, 1901-1943

Author: Craig Martin Gibbs
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Traditional African musical forms have long been accepted as fundamental to the emergence of blues and jazz. This discography brings together recordings that trace the evolution of the African American musical experience, from early wax cylinder recordings made in West Africa to voodoo rituals from the Carribean Basin to the songs of former [enslaved people] in the American South"--
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Genre/Form: Discographies
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Discography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Martin Gibbs
ISBN: 9781476673387 1476673381
OCLC Number: 1001455906
Description: vii, 459 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Abbreviations --
Locations of recordings --
The organization of the discography --
Discography. Part I. West African field recordings, 1901-1942 --
Part II. Caribbean field recordings, c. 1914-1941 --
Part III. Southeastern United States African-American field recordings, c. 1904-1943.
Responsibility: compiled by Craig Martin Gibbs.

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A discography bringing together recordings that could be considered part of the African-American musical experience and that played some part in the emergence of blues and jazz music.  Read more...

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