Daedalus 142:4 (Fall 2013) - American Music

Daedalus 142:4 (Fall 2013) - American Music

by Gerald Early, Patrick Burke, Mina Yang, David Robertson
     
 

Dædalus was founded in 1955 as the Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. It draws on the enormous intellectual capacity of the American Academy, whose members are among the nation's most prominent thinkers in the arts, sciences, and humanities. The theme for the Fall 2013 issue is "American Music."

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Dædalus was founded in 1955 as the Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. It draws on the enormous intellectual capacity of the American Academy, whose members are among the nation's most prominent thinkers in the arts, sciences, and humanities. The theme for the Fall 2013 issue is "American Music."

Contents:

Introduction: This is Our Music
Gerald Early

The Screamers
Patrick Burke

Yellow Skin, White Masks
Mina Yang

Listening to the Now
David Robertson

Homophobia in Twentieth-Century Music: The Crucible of America’s Sound
Nadine Hubbs

The Ruth Crawford Seeger Sessions
Ellie M. Hisama

Johnny Cash & the Politics of Country Music
Daniel Geary

Hollywood as Music Museum & Patron: Bringing Various Musical Styles to a Wide Audience
Charlotte Greenspan

Swing: From Time to Torque (Dance Floor Democracy at the Hollywood Canteen)
Sherrie Tucker

Pioneers of the Concept Album
Todd Decker

Long Time, No Song: Revisiting Fats Waller’s Lost Broadway Musical
John H. McWhorter

The Power of Suggestion & the Pleasure of Groove in Robert Glasper’s Black Radio
Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr.

The Sound of Racial Feeling
Ronald Radano

Satchmo’s Shadow: An Excerpt from Satchmo at the Waldorf
Terry Teachout

Excerpts from Passport to Paris
Vernon Duke

A Good Chord on a Bad Piano
Weldon Kees

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940148469421
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
10/08/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
146
File size:
1 MB

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