Songs of Protest and Civil Rights (Traditional Black Music) PDF

Songs of Protest and Civil Rights (Traditional Black Music)

Len: 59
Author:
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 1992-01

An illustrated songbook of the Black music that was sung during the civil rights protests of the 1960's. ...

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Blues (American Popular Music) PDF

Blues (American Popular Music)

Len: 30
Author: Dick Weissman
Number of pages: 310
Date Published: 2005-11-01

American popular music reflects a rich cultural diversity. From Aaron Copland to Miles Davis to Elvis Presley to Muddy Waters, the United States has produced some of the most influential and beloved m ...

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Shout, Sister, Shout!: Ten Girl Singers Who Shaped A Century PDF

Shout, Sister, Shout!: Ten Girl Singers Who Shaped A Century

Len: 60
Author: Roxane Orgill
Number of pages: 160
Date Published: 2001-03-01

Dip into this collective biography of ten outstanding female singers of popular music in the twentieth century and meet some of the most remarkable women who've ever lived! Through intimate personal ...

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Physics and Music PDF

Physics and Music

Len: 17
Author: Gleb Anfilov
Number of pages: 272
Date Published: 2001-07-01

From the primitive reed pipe to modern music "written" by computers is quite a journey. Here, in informal text and about a score of plates, is a story that takes the teenage layman on this interestin ...

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Swingers and Crooners: The Art of Jazz Singing PDF

Swingers and Crooners: The Art of Jazz Singing

Len: 46
Author: Leslie Gourse
Number of pages: 144
Date Published: 1997-03

Describes the lives of notable jazz singers, traces their influence on one another, and investigates the impact of different innovators on the development of jazz music. ...

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Music (Eyewitness Books) PDF

Music (Eyewitness Books)

Len: 24
Author: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Number of pages: 63
Date Published: 1989-05-16

Full-color photos. "Ardley introduces types of musical instruments in a scintillating blend that spans ancient to modern. Interesting historical asides and highlights about famous musicians contrast w ...

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Take-Off (Bk & CD)-GLB: American All-Girl Bands During World War II PDF

Take-Off (Bk & CD)-GLB: American All-Girl Bands During World War II

Len: 67
Author: Tonya Bolden
Number of pages: 80
Date Published: 2007-05-08

The 1940's was a time when society thought it improper for women to make a sax wail or let loose hot licks on skins, but with the advent of World War II and many men away fighting the war, women final ...

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An Introduction to Scholarship in Music PDF

An Introduction to Scholarship in Music

Len: 39
Author: Cornelia Yarbrough
Number of pages: 234
Date Published: 2008-08-04

Today's graduate music students must read and understand a variety of research methods. New disciplines for the musician, such as voice science and other methodologies, demand interdisciplinary resear ...

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Rock and Roll (American Popular Music) PDF

Rock and Roll (American Popular Music)

Len: 38
Author: Craig Morrison
Number of pages: 328
Date Published: 2006-01-01

An eight-volume set, celebrating American music by presenting information on seven major musical branches. Together, the volumes comprise a panoramic depiction of American music and the influential th ...

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One Love, One Heart: A History of Reggae PDF

One Love, One Heart: A History of Reggae

Len: 40
Author: Jim Haskins
Number of pages: 138
Date Published: 2002-04-08

Reggae is the heart of the island of Jamaica, and has shaped its culture, religion, dress, and language. From its beginnings in traditional African folk songs, to its metamorphosis into a vehicle for ...

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