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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 13 August 2022
  • ISBN : 019510854X
  • Page : 498 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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American Popular Music

American Popular Music
  • Author : Larry Starr
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 019510854X
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American Popular Music

American Popular Music
  • Author : Larry Starr,Christopher Alan Waterman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2018
  • ISBN : 0190632992
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Exploring the rich terrain of American popular music, this text combines cultural and social history coverage with the analytical study of musical styles using well-chosen examples and insightful commentary. This new edition traces the development of jazz, blues, country, rock, hip-hop, andother popular genres from their multicultural roots to the digital world of the twenty-first century.

Audiotopia : Music, Race and America

Audiotopia : Music, Race and America
  • Author : Josh Kun
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : 0195300521
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Folk

Folk
  • Author : Richard Carlin
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : 9780816069781
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The traditional songs, dances, and legends of ordinary people in the United States have long served as a means of communication and a source of entertainment. Each group brought its unique song and dance music to America: The Irish brought jigs and reels, the African-American slaves work and dance songs, Hispanics their corridos and polkas, Cajuns their waltzes and two-steps. The interaction between these groups created the many rich hybrids that are American folk music.

American Popular Song Edited and with an Introd. by James T. Maher

American Popular Song Edited and with an Introd. by James T. Maher
  • Author : Alec Wilder,James T. Maher
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1972
  • ISBN : 0195014456
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American Popular Music

American Popular Music
  • Author : David Lee Joyner
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
  • Release Date : 2008-06-27
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105131739984
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This text provides an overview of the four major areas of American contemporary music: jazz, rock, country, and musical theater. Each genre is approached chronologically with the emphasis on the socio-cultural aspects of the music. Readers will appreciate Joyner's engaging writing style and come away with the fundamental skills needed to listen critically to a variety of popular music styles.

American Popular Music

American Popular Music
  • Author : Glenn Appell,David Hemphill
  • Publisher : Schirmer Books
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105114205466
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Appell (jazz studies, Diablo Valley College) and Hemphill (graduate studies, research, and development, San Francisco State University) offer a textbook for popular music, humanities, or cultural studies courses, organized by the musical influences of particular cultural groups--African American, European American, Latin, Native American and Asian--rather than a strict chronological approach. This is followed by a section tracing modern jazz to hip hop. They survey a broad range of styles, from minstrelsy, blues, hymns, and wind bands to Chicano music, Afro-Caribbean

American Popular Music

American Popular Music
  • Author : Larry Starr,Christopher Alan Waterman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2013
  • ISBN : 0199859116
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Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music

Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music
  • Author : George Torres
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2013-03-27
  • ISBN : 9780313087943
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This comprehensive survey examines Latin American music, focusing on popular—as opposed to folk or art—music and containing more than 200 entries on the concepts and terminology, ensembles, and instruments that the genre comprises. • Roughly 200 entries on concepts and terminology, ensembles, genres, and instruments • 37 biographical sidebars of significant musicians and performers • A chronology for Latin American popular music

Listening to Classic American Popular Songs

Listening to Classic American Popular Songs
  • Author : Allen Forte,Richard Lalli,Gary Chapman
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • ISBN : 9780300133356
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In the twenties, thirties, and forties, now-legendary American songwriters and lyricists created a repertoire of popular songs, songs that have captured the hearts of generations of music lovers. George Gershwin, Richard Rodgers, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, Harold Arlen, Hoagy Carmichael and many others, along with such lyricists as Ira Gershwin, Lorenz Hart, and Dorothy Fields, produced extraordinary songs of signal importance to the American musical heritage. In this book Allen Forte shares his love of American popular song. He discusses

All the Years of American Popular Music

All the Years of American Popular Music
  • Author : David Ewen
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1977
  • ISBN : 0130224421
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Reviews popular music since colonial times from the earliest ballads, chanteys, and spirituals, to modern soul and rock and touches upon the lives and achievements of many composers and performers

Understanding Music

Understanding Music
  • Author : N. Alan Clark,Thomas Heflin,Jeffrey Kluball
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-12-21
  • ISBN : 1940771331
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Music moves through time; it is not static. In order to appreciate music wemust remember what sounds happened, and anticipate what sounds might comenext. This book takes you on a journey of music from past to present, from the Middle Ages to the Baroque Period to the 20th century and beyond!

The Ballad in American Popular Music

The Ballad in American Popular Music
  • Author : David Metzer
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-21
  • ISBN : 9781108509749
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While ballads have been a cornerstone of popular music for decades, this is the first book to explore the history and appeal of these treasured songs. David Metzer investigates how and why the styles of ballads have changed over a period of more than seventy years, offering a definition of the genre and discussing the influences of celebrated performers including Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, and Whitney Houston. The emotional power of the ballad is strongly linked to the popular mood

Boogaloo

Boogaloo
  • Author : Arthur Kempton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : UOM:39015061023274
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An in-depth study of soul music, or rhythm-and-blues, explores the role of African Americans in the evolution of American contemporary popular music, discussing such topics as the conflicts between the sacred and profane in soul music, hip-hop, and the roles of four key figures in the movement--Thomas A. Dorsey, Sam Cooke, Berry Gordy, and George Clinton. Reprint.

American Popular Music, Grades 5 - 8

American Popular Music, Grades 5 - 8
  • Author : Mark Ammons
  • Publisher : Mark Twain Media
  • Release Date : 2010-02-19
  • ISBN : 9781580375559
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Make music come alive for students in grades 5 and up with American Popular Music! This 96-page book explores how the roots of American music began and developed. From European musical traditions in the seventeenth century to African American music today, this book uncovers a foundation and appreciation of AmericaÕs music. It features genres such as ragtime, blues, Dixieland, swing, big band, musical theater, folk, country western, rock and roll, disco, funk, punk, rap, alternative, and contemporary Christian.