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The Resource Digging : the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music

Digging : the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music

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Digging : the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music
Title
Digging
Title remainder
the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For almost half a century, Amiri Baraka has ranked among the most important commentators on African American music and culture. In this brilliant assemblage of his writings on music, the first such collection in nearly twenty years, Baraka blends autobiography, history, musical analysis, and political commentary to recall the sounds, people, times, and places he's encountered. As in his earlier classics, Blues People and Black Music, Baraka offers essays on the famousMax Roach, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, John Coltraneand on those whose names are known mainly by jazz aficionadosAlan Shorte
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baraka, Amiri
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • discographies
Series statement
Music of the African Diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Jazz
  • Music
  • African American musicians
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • African American musicians
  • African Americans
  • Jazz
  • Music
  • Afroamerikanische Musik
Label
Digging : the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discographies
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Introduction; PART ONE: ESSAYS; 1. Griot/Djali; 2. Miles Later; 3. The "Blues Aesthetic" and the "Black Aesthetic"; 4. Blues People; 5. Rhythm; 6. The American Popular Song; 7. Blues Line; 8. Cosby and the Music; 9. Nina Returns; 10. Jazz Criticim and Its Effect on the Music; 11. Not "the Boss"; 12. Wynton Marsalis; 13. "The International Business of Jazz" and the Need for the Cooperative and Collective Self-Development of an International People's Culture; 14. Newark's "Coast" and the Hidden Legacy of Urban Culture; 15. Black Music as a Force for Social Change
  • 16. What You Mean, Du Wop?17. Classic American Music; 18. Singers and the Music; 19. Newark's Influence on American Music; 20. Ritual and Performance; 21. Bopera Theory; 22. "Jazz and the White Critic"; 23. Random Notes on the Last Decade; PART 2: GREAT MUSICIANS; 24. Panthalassa; 25. When Miles Split!; 26. David Murray, Ming's Samba; 27. David Murray, Fo Deuk Revue; 28. David Murray, Addenda to a Concert; 29. On Reissuing Trane; 30
Control code
ocn609850067
Extent
1 online resource (425 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257153
Lccn
2008025976
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt43v5
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609850067
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Digging : the Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discographies
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Introduction; PART ONE: ESSAYS; 1. Griot/Djali; 2. Miles Later; 3. The "Blues Aesthetic" and the "Black Aesthetic"; 4. Blues People; 5. Rhythm; 6. The American Popular Song; 7. Blues Line; 8. Cosby and the Music; 9. Nina Returns; 10. Jazz Criticim and Its Effect on the Music; 11. Not "the Boss"; 12. Wynton Marsalis; 13. "The International Business of Jazz" and the Need for the Cooperative and Collective Self-Development of an International People's Culture; 14. Newark's "Coast" and the Hidden Legacy of Urban Culture; 15. Black Music as a Force for Social Change
  • 16. What You Mean, Du Wop?17. Classic American Music; 18. Singers and the Music; 19. Newark's Influence on American Music; 20. Ritual and Performance; 21. Bopera Theory; 22. "Jazz and the White Critic"; 23. Random Notes on the Last Decade; PART 2: GREAT MUSICIANS; 24. Panthalassa; 25. When Miles Split!; 26. David Murray, Ming's Samba; 27. David Murray, Fo Deuk Revue; 28. David Murray, Addenda to a Concert; 29. On Reissuing Trane; 30
Control code
ocn609850067
Extent
1 online resource (425 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257153
Lccn
2008025976
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt43v5
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609850067
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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