The Cambridge Companion to Blues and Gospel Music

The Cambridge Companion to Blues and Gospel Music

by Allan Moore
     
 

An overview of blues and gospel music as an expression of twentieth-century black US experience.See more details below

Overview

An overview of blues and gospel music as an expression of twentieth-century black US experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521001076
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2014
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Music Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

1. Surveying the field: our knowledge of blues and gospel music Allan Moore; 2. Labels: identifying categories of blues and gospel Jeff Todd Titon; 3. The development of the blues David Evans; 4. The development of gospel music Don Cusic; 5. Twelve key recordings Graeme Boone; 6. 'Black twice': performance conditions for blues and gospel artists Steve Tracy; 7. Vocal expression in the blues and gospel Barb Jungr; 8. The guitar Matt Backer; 9. Keyboard techniques Adrian York; 10. Imagery in the lyrics Guido van Rijn; 11. Appropriations of blues and gospel in popular music Dave Headlam.

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