Black Music in the Harlem Renaissance

Black Music in the Harlem Renaissance

Author: Samuel A. Floyd

Publisher: Univ Tennessee Press

ISBN: UCSC:32106016080514

Page: 228

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Includes an extensive bibliography of works composed during the period. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Paper edition of the 1990 Greenwood Press work which was initiated as a special issue of Black Music Research Journal but grew too big for that format. Ten essays address a variety of subjects connected with African-American music of the 1920s, e.g. vocal concert music, musical theater, Duke Ellington, and the relationship of the music to literature and art. Includes an extensive bibliography of works composed during the period. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR



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