The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, and Culture in Urban America (Blacks in the New World)

The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, and Culture in Urban America (Blacks in the New World)

By: Burton W. Peretti (author)Paperback

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"Peretti explains how jazz was shaped by urbanization, the 'great migration' of southern blacks northward, and the 'jazz image' -- dress code, jargon, and use of drugs. Peretti places jazz in its rich social context." -- Library Journal

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  • ISBN13: 9780252064210
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780252064210
  • ISBN10: 0252064216

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