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 : Norton, c1997.
Edition: 3rd ed.
ISBN: 9780393971415
Branch Call Number: 780.8996073 So
Characteristics: xxii, 678 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


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