Folk, national, and ethnic music

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Our Place, Our Music: Aboriginal music
US$17.50

Here is the inside story of Aboriginal music in Australia, from its beginnings in tribal music, to...

Branch Today Gone Tomorrow: The case for the death of branch banking

Branch Today Gone Tomorrow

The case for the death of branch banking

US$12.00

In the wake of the global financial crisis, retail bankers face another equally challenging shift to...

Rara!: Vodou, Power, and Performance in Haiti and Its Diaspora

Rara!

Vodou, Power, and Performance in Haiti and Its Diaspora

Rara is a vibrant annual street festival in Haiti, when followers of the Afro-Creole religion called...

Race Music: Black Cultures from Bebop to Hip-Hop

Race Music

Black Cultures from Bebop to Hip-Hop

This powerful book covers the vast and various terrain of African American music, from bebop to...

World Music: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2002)
US$7.99

World Music draws readers into a remarkable range of historical encounters, in which music had the...

Lift Every Voice and Sing: A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem; 100 Years, 100 Voices

Lift Every Voice and Sing

A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem; 100 Years, 100 Voices

"A group of young men in Jacksonville, Florida, arranged to celebrate Lincoln's birthday in 1900. My...

American Band: Music, Dreams, and Coming of Age in the Heartland

American Band

Music, Dreams, and Coming of Age in the Heartland

US$4.99

In the spirit of Friday Night Lights comes the stirring story of a marching band from small-town...

The Invention of 'Folk Music' and 'Art Music': Emerging Categories from Ossian to Wagner

The Invention of 'Folk Music' and 'Art Music'

Emerging Categories from Ossian to Wagner

US$33.99

A study tracing the origins and implications of the categories 'folk music' and 'art music'.

The Blues: A Very Short Introduction
US$7.99

This VSI provides a brief history of the blues genre's main movements and most influential artists...

Chasing the Rising Sun: The Journey of an American Song

Chasing the Rising Sun

The Journey of an American Song

US$14.99

Chasing the Rising Sun is the story of an American musical journey told by a prize-winning writer...