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Jazz Transatlantic, Volume II Jazz Derivatives and Developments in Twentieth-Century Africa

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ISBN-10: 1496806085

ISBN-13: 9781496806086

Edition: 2017

Authors: Gerhard Kubik

List price: $110.00
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In Jazz Transatlantic, Volume II, renowned scholar Gerhard Kubik extends and expands the epic exploration he began in Jazz Transatlantic, Volume I. This second volume amplifies how musicians influenced by swing, bebop, and post-bop influenced musicians in Africa from the end of World War II into the 1970s were interacting with each other and re-creating jazz. Much like the first volume, Kubik examines musicians who adopted a wide variety of jazz genres, from the jive and swing of the 1940s to modern jazz. Drawing on personal encounters with the artists, as well as his extensive field diaries and engagement with colleagues, Kubik looks at the individual histories of musicians and composers…    
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Book details

List price: $110.00
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
Publication date: 11/30/2017
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 294
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.770
Language: English