The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, and Culture in Urban America
[Blacks in the New World]

By: Peretti, Burton W.

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Explains how jazz was shaped by urbanization, the 'great migration' of southern blacks northward, and the 'jazz image' - dress code, jargon, and use of drugs. This book places jazz in its rich social context.


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Title: The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, and Culture in Urban America
[Blacks in the New World]

Author Name: Peretti, Burton W.

Categories: Music: History, Roots, Folk; Rock; Jazz; Blues, African American Studies, NON-FICTION,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: Urbana and Chicago, IL, University of Illinois Press: 1992

ISBN Number: 0252017080

ISBN Number 13: 9780252017087

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Book Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket

Type: Book

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 006723