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The Book of Salsa: A Chronicle of Urban Music from the Caribbean to New York City

The Book of Salsa: A Chronicle of Urban Music from the Caribbean to New York City (Audiobooks)

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Salsa is one of the most popular types of music listened to and danced to in the United States. Until now, the single comprehensive history of the music--and the industry that grew up around it, including musicians, performances, styles, movements, and production--was available only in Spanish. This lively translation provides for English-reading and music-loving fans the chance to enjoy CAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA(c)sar Miguel RondAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA3n's celebrated "El libro de la salsa,"RondAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA3n tells the engaging story of salsa's roots in Puerto Rico, Cuba, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, and Venezuela, and of its emergence and development in the 1960s as a distinct musical movement in New York. RondAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA3n presents salsa as a truly pan-Caribbean phenomenon, emerging in the migrations and interactions, the celebrations and conflicts that marked the region. Although salsa is rooted in urban culture, RondAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA3n explains, it is also a commercial product produced and shaped by professional musicians, record producers, and the music industry. For this first English-language edition, RondAAEAaAa A[a--a[AAEAA[AA[A[a--AAA--Aa]AAAAEAaAA[A[aA--AAAAEA[a--AAaAA3n has added a new chapter to bring the story of salsa up to the present.

Music & DanceMusic BooksMusic: styles & genresJazz Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press Publication Date: 01/03/2008 ISBN-13: 9780807886434  Details: Type: Audiobooks Format: Audiobooks
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