The Resource Music of the common tongue : survival and celebration in African American music, Christopher Small

Music of the common tongue : survival and celebration in African American music, Christopher Small

Label
Music of the common tongue : survival and celebration in African American music
Title
Music of the common tongue
Title remainder
survival and celebration in African American music
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Small
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
780/.89/96073
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3556
LC item number
.S65 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music/culture
Label
Music of the common tongue : survival and celebration in African American music, Christopher Small
Publication
Note
  • "Wesleyan University Press."
  • Originally published: London : J. Calder ; New York : Riverrun Press, 1987. With new preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africans, Europeans and the making of music -- On the ritual of performance -- Rituals for survival I: an extatic delight in psalmody -- On cultures and their fusion -- Styles of encounter I: a need in white culture -- On value and values -- Rituals for survival II: the sheer power of song -- On literacy and nonliteracy -- Styles of encounter II: adjusting to white culture -- On improvisation -- Styles of encounter III: a lot of loving going on -- On the decline of a music -- Styles and rituals: wanting to be part of that music -- On records and rewards -- Styles of encounter IV: a very satisfactory black-music circle -- Confronting the rational God
Control code
ocm48138608
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 495 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780819563576
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33281178
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48138608
  • pebcs0585371245

Library Locations

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