Music of Latin America.

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General Secretariat, Organization of American States , Washington, D.C
Music -- Latin America -- History and criti

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ContributionsOrganization of American States. General Secretariat.
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LC ClassificationsML199 .M87 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3844829M
LC Control Number81161192

He teaches a wide variety of courses, including opera history, Latin American art music, folk and popular music of Latin America, twentieth-century music, and world music.

Deborah Schwartz-Kates is associate professor and chair of the musicology department at the University of Miami. Her research focuses on contemporary Argentine musics and national identity.4/4(6).

Music of Latin America and the Caribbean, Second Edition is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduate students, which covers all major facets of Latin American music, finding a balance between important themes and illustrative examples. This book is about enjoying the music itself and provides a lively, challenging discussion complemented by stimulating musical examples couched in an appropriate cultural and historical context―the music Cited by: 8.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning : Anonymous.

Music of Latin America and the Caribbean, Second Edition is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduate students, which covers all major facets of Latin American music, finding a balance between important themes and illustrative book is about enjoying the music itself and provides a lively, challenging discussion complemented by stimulating musical examples couched in Author: Mark Brill.

Covering one of the most Music of Latin America. book diverse regions in the world, Musics of Latin America emphasizes music as a means of understanding culture and society: each author balances an analysis of musical genres with discussion of the historical and cultural trends that have shaped them.

Chapters cover traditional, popular, and classical repertoire, and in-text listening guides ensure that Brand: Norton, W. & Company, Inc. Division of Music and Visual Arts. Music of Latin America. Washington [pref. ] Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Pan American Union. Division of Music and Visual Arts.

OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in as v. 3, no. 3 of the series on Literature, art, and music of the Club study series. Includes music. This is a really nice book to add to your stash if you are into Latin classical guitar. The Tico Tico and the Odeon arrangements are great and quite the crowd pleasers.

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book included in this title/5(3). Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Slonimsky, Nicolas, Music of Latin America. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co., []. Music of Latin America and the Caribbean, Second Edition is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduate students, which covers all major facets of Latin American music, finding a balance between important themes and illustrative book is about enjoying the music itself and provides a lively, challenging discussion complemented by stimulating musical examples couched in.

The Big Book Of Latin American Songs is a book of Latino Songs from various artists, which songs include Chiapanecas (Feelings), The Girl From Panema, La Cucaracha, Las Mananitas (The Birthday Song), and much more songs from Latin America/5(11).

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Music of Latin America Nicolas Slonimsky Snippet view. Nicolas Slonimsky - Music of Latin America - First u.k hardback printing- George & Co Ltd VG jacket priced 12/6 net. VG boards- offsetting to spine from inside jacket. The most up-to-date and comprehensive Latin American music survey available.

Covering one of the most musically diverse regions in the world, Musics of Latin America emphasizes music as a means of understanding culture and society: each author balances an analysis of musical genresFile Size: KB. Music of Latin America by Nicolas Slonimsky,Thomas Y. Crowell company edition, in EnglishCited by: About the Book.

The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music is comprised of essays from The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Volume 2, South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Carribean, ().Revised and updated, the essays offer detailed, regional studies of the different musical cultures of Latin America and examine the ways in which music helps to define the identity.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Slonimsky, Nicolas, Music of Latin America. New York, Da Capo Press, [©] (OCoLC) The most up-to-date and comprehensive Latin American music survey available.

Covering one of the most musically diverse regions in the world, Musics of Latin America emphasizes music as a means of understanding culture and society: each author balances an analysis of musical genres with discussion of the historical and cultural trends that have shaped them.

The most up-to-date and comprehensive Latin American music survey available. Covering one of the most musically diverse regions in the world, Musics of Latin America emphasizes music as a means of understanding culture and society: each author balances an analysis of musical genres with discussion of the historical and cultural trends that have shaped them/5(3).

Overviews of music in Latin America are largely authored by musicologists and ethnomusicologists. These works focus on tracing the development of unique musical genres that have resulted from interethnic contact, and defining the types of music performed in Latin America today.

The music of Latin America refers to music originating from Latin America, namely the Romance-speaking countries and territories of the Americas and the Caribbean south of the United States. Latin American music also incorporates African music from slaves who were transported to the Americas by European settlers as well as music from the indigenous peoples of the Americas.

Due to its highly syncretic nature, Latin American music Stylistic origins: Spain, Africa, Indigenous American. Maya Achi Marimba Music In Guatemala (Studies In Latin America & Car) by Sergio Navarrete Pellicer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Latin American music, musical traditions of Mexico, Central America, and the portions of South America and the Caribbean colonized by the Spanish and the Portuguese.

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These traditions reflect the distinctive mixtures of Native American, African, and European influences that have shifted throughout. About the Book. Experiencing Latin American Music draws on human experience as a point of departure for musical understanding.

Students explore broad topics—identity, the body, religion, and more—and relate these to Latin American musics while refining their understanding of musical concepts and cultural-historical contexts. music of latin america Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising.

If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website. Latin American Choral Music Created by Suzanne Tiemstra--the author of The Choral Music of Latin America: A Guide to Compositions and Research--this site is "an index, bibliography, discography, and research guide" for research into Latin American choral music.

Books shelved as latin-music: Salsa Talks!: A Musical Heritage Uncovered by Mary Kent, El libro de la salsa by César Miguel Rondón, Cortijo's Wake / El e. Latin America has produced a variety of genres born at the crossroads of European folk music, African music and native traditions.

While not as popular as the popular music of the USA (also born out of the integration of European music and African music), Latin American genres shares the same characters that made it a universal koine'. American Latin Music: Rumba Rhythms, Bossa Nova, and the Salsa Sound.

Twenty-First Century Books. ISBN A reference guide to the vast array of art song literature and composers from Latin America, this book introduces the music of Latin America from a singer's perspective and provides a basis for research into the songs of this richly musical area of the world. She specializes in Latin American music, music of the Americas, popular music, and music and gender, and teaches a wide variety of courses in both historical musicology and ethnomusicology.

Daniel Party is an associate professor of music /5(4). The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music is comprised of essays from The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Volume 2, South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Carribean, ().

Revised and updated, the essays offer detailed, regional studies of the different musical cultures of Latin America and examine the ways in which music helps to define the identity .World Percussion • Latin America Project Book • page 2 Dear Friends, Latin America is a diverse, artistic, and exciting part of the world.

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The Latin Percussion project explores the indigenous musical styles of three Latin American countries: Brazil, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. The.History of Latin Music What we know as Latin music is the outcome of a complex historical and social process that came out after Columbus set foot in the Americas many years ago.

Despite much of the turbulent history that followed, one of the positive results that came about from the process is the Latin music .