The Music of Black Americans

The Music of Black Americans

A History

Book - 1997
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Beginning with the arrival of the first Africans in the English colonies, Eileen Southern weaves a fascinating narrative of intense musical activity. As singers, players, and composers, black American musicians are fully chronicled in this landmark book. Now in the third edition, the author has brought the entire text up to date and has added a wealth of new material covering the latest developments in gospel, blues, jazz, classical, crossover, Broadway, and rap as they relate to African American music.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c1997
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780393971415
0393971414
9780393038439
0393038432
Branch Call Number: 780.973 Southern 1997
780.973 Southern 1997
Characteristics: xxii, 678 p. : ill., music, ports. ; 24 cm

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