Rhythms of race : Cuban musicians and the making of Latino New York City and Miami, 1940-1960 (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Rhythms of race : Cuban musicians and the making of Latino New York City and Miami, 1940-1960

Author: Christina D Abreu
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2015.
Series: Envisioning Cuba
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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"Among the nearly 90,000 Cubans who settled in New York City and Miami in the 1940s and 1950s were numerous musicians and entertainers, black and white, who did more than fill dance halls with the rhythms of the rumba, mambo, and cha cha chá. In her history of music and race in midcentury America, Christina D. Abreu argues that these musicians, through their work in music festivals, nightclubs, social clubs, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christina D Abreu
ISBN: 9781469620848 1469620847
OCLC Number: 922702755
Description: xiii, 303 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Envisioning Cuba
Responsibility: Christina D. Abreu.

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Among the nearly 90,000 Cubans who settled in New York City and Miami in the 1940s and 1950s were numerous musicians and entertainers, black and white. In her history of music and race in midcentury  Read more...

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