Performing Arts

American Sabor: Latinos and Latinas in US Popular Music

American Sabor: Latinos and Latinas in US Popular Music

Traces the substantial musical contributions of Latinas and Latinos in American popular music between World War II and the present. 352 pp.

Author:
Berríos-Miranda, Marisol, et al.
Publisher:
Univ of Washington Press
ISBN:
9780295742625
Category:
Music / Genres & Styles
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$34.95
DC Jazz: Stories of Jazz Music in Washington, DC

DC Jazz: Stories of Jazz Music in Washington, DC

This book presents a collection of fascinating stories about the DC jazz scene throughout its history, including a portrait of the cultural hotbed of Seventh and U Streets, the role of jazz in desegregating the city, a portrait of Duke Ellington's time in DC, notable women in DC jazz, and the contributions of UDC and Howard University to the scene. 198 pp.

Author:
Jackson, Maurice & Ruble, Blair A., eds
Publisher:
Georgetown Univ Press
ISBN:
9781626165892
Category:
Music / Genres & Styles
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$26.95
Fiddler's Dream: Old-Time, Swing, and Bluegrass Fiddling in Twentieth-Century Missouri

Fiddler's Dream: Old-Time, Swing, and Bluegrass Fiddling in Twentieth-Century Missouri

Uses oral history, archival photographs and song transcriptions to trace the evolution of fiddle music in Missouri from the early 1920s to the abrupt changes in American society and traditional music in the 1960s. 427 pp.

Author:
Marshall, Howard Wight
Publisher:
Univ of Missouri Press
ISBN:
9780826221216
Category:
Music / Genres & Styles
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$29.95
Stanley Kubrick: New York Jewish Intellectual

Stanley Kubrick: New York Jewish Intellectual

Reexamines this internationally renowned director's work in the context of the unique cultural milieu from which he emerged, digging deep into rare archives to reveal insights about Kubrick's life and times.
328 pp.

Author:
Abrams, Nathan
Publisher:
Rutgers Univ Press
ISBN:
9780813587103
Category:
Performing Arts / Individual Director
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$37.95
Wisconsin Riffs: Jazz Profiles From the Heartland

Wisconsin Riffs: Jazz Profiles From the Heartland

Through meticulous research and more than a hundred interviews, the author presents an extensive, upbeat compilation of Wisconsin's jazz musicians. 574 pp.

Author:
Dietrich, Kurt
Publisher:
Wisconsin Historical Society
ISBN:
9780870208539
Category:
Music / Genres & Styles
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$40.00
 
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