Struggling to define a nation : American music and the twentieth century / Charles Hiroshi Garrett.

Author
Garrett, Charles Hiroshi, 1966- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Berkeley : University of California Press : The Roth Family Foundation Music in American Endowment imprint, c2008.
Description
xiv, 291 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-276) and index.
Contents
Charles Ives's Four ragtime dances and true American music -- Jelly Roll Morton and the Spanish tinge -- Louis Armstrong and the great migration -- Chinatown, whose Chinatown? Defining America's borders with musical orientalism -- Sounds of paradise: Hawai'i and the American musical imagination -- Conclusion: American music at the turn of a new century.
ISBN
  • 9780520254862 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0520254864 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780520254879 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0520254872 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008014157
OCLC
219568840
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