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Scattered Musics

Scattered Musics

Martha I. Chew Sánchez and David Henderson (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496832368
eISBN:
9781496832405
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832368.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book brings together eleven chapters on the musics of migrant and diaspora populations around the globe. Their authors are engaged with and sensitive to the nuances of struggles over identities ... More

Crossing Bar LinesThe Politics and Practices of Black Musical Space

Crossing Bar Lines: The Politics and Practices of Black Musical Space

James Gordon Williams

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496832108
eISBN:
9781496832092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832108.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book provides an interpretive framework for understanding how African American creative improvisers think of musical space. Featuring a Foreword by eminent scholar Robin D.G. Kelley, this is the ... More

Improvising SaborCuban Dance Music in New York

Improvising Sabor: Cuban Dance Music in New York

Sue Miller

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496832153
eISBN:
9781496832207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832153.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The term ‘salsa’ has come to stand for a particular standardized set of performance practices and the dominant narrative of its origins, particularly through the lens of the Fania Records story, has ... More

New York and the International Sound of Latin Music, 1940-1990

New York and the International Sound of Latin Music, 1940-1990

Benjamin Lapidus

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496831286
eISBN:
9781496831279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496831286.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

New York City has long been a generative nexus for the transnational Latin music scene. Currently, there is no other place in the Americas where such large numbers of people from throughout the ... More

DamagedMusicality and Race in Early American Punk

Damaged: Musicality and Race in Early American Punk

Evan Rapport

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496831217
eISBN:
9781496831262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496831217.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

From the late 1960s to the early 1980s, American punk developed as a distinct musical style that reflected the tremendous upheaval in American society during this period. Raw and direct, punk ... More

Groove TheoryThe Blues Foundation of Funk

Groove Theory: The Blues Foundation of Funk

Tony Bolden

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496830524
eISBN:
9781496830593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496830524.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Tony Bolden presents an innovative history of funk music focused on the performers, regarding them as intellectuals who fashioned a new aesthetic. Utilizing musicology, literary studies, performance ... More

Harmony and NormalizationUS-Cuban Musical Diplomacy

Harmony and Normalization: US-Cuban Musical Diplomacy

Timothy P. Storhoff

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496830876
eISBN:
9781496830920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496830876.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Harmony and Normalization explores cultural relations between Cuba and the United States during the Presidency of Barack Obama, who restored diplomatic relations with the island. Musical exchanges ... More

Outside and InsideRace and Identity in White Jazz Autobiography

Outside and Inside: Race and Identity in White Jazz Autobiography

Reva Marin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496829979
eISBN:
9781496830029
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496829979.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This book is the first full-length study of autobiographies and memoirs of white American jazz musicians, whose accounts reveal attitudes toward race, ethnicity, and gender across a wide range of ... More

Soul in SeoulAfrican American Popular Music and K-pop

Soul in Seoul: African American Popular Music and K-pop

Crystal S. Anderson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496830098
eISBN:
9781496830142
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496830098.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

Soul in Seoul: African American Popular Music and K-pop examines how K-pop cites musical and performative elements of Black popular music culture as well as the ways that fans outside of Korea ... More

Adrian RolliniThe Life and Music of a Jazz Rambler

Adrian Rollini: The Life and Music of a Jazz Rambler

Ate van Delden

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781496825155
eISBN:
9781496825148
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496825155.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Adrian Rollini (1904-1956)was as a child prodigy, playing piano when he was four. This book describes how job opportunities came to him easily at first and that his versatility helped him when they ... More

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