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African American musicians

by Eleanora E. Tate

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American musicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Musicians,
  • African Americans -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    Presents biographical profiles of African Americans, both legendary and less well-known, who have made significant contributions to music in the United States over the past 200 years.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 162-165) and index.

    StatementEleanora E. Tate ; Jim Haskins, general editor.
    GenreBiography, Juvenile literature., Biography.
    SeriesBlack star series, Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
    ContributionsHaskins, James, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3929 .T38 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL48958M
    ISBN 100471253561
    LC Control Number99051360

    Despite the plethora of writing about jazz, little attention has been paid to what musicians themselves wrote and said about their practice. An implicit division of labor has emerged where, for the most part, black artists invent and play music while white writers provide the commentary. Eric Porter overturns this tendency in his creative intellectual history of African American musicians   Little Richard, who died in May, is one of the African American musicians who was erased from rock-no-roll to make the genre better appeal to white people. (Vince Bucci/Getty Images North America/TNS)

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