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The Transformation of Black Music

The Rhythms, the Songs, and the Ships That Make the African Diaspora

The Transformation of Black Music( )
Author: Floyd, Samuel A.
Zeck, Melanie
Ramsey, Guthrie P.
Publication Date:Mar 2017
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $47.95
Book Description:

The Transformation of Black Music explores the full spectrum of black musics in the Diaspora, spanning four continents and a full millennium. Authors Samuel Floyd, Melanie Zeck, and Guthrie Ramsey discuss how these musics have blossomed, permeated existing traditions, and created new practices. A companion to The Power of Black Music, this book brilliantly situates emerging, morphing, and influential black musics in a broader framework of cultural,political, and social histories....
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Music / History & Criticism
Music / Ethnic
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.357 x 9.126 x 1.17 Inches
Book Weight:1.151 Pounds

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