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

By: Peretti, Burton W.

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No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. --- Illustrated with B/W photos. --- 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.

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, AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES,

Edition: 1st Edition

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

ISBN Number: 0252017080

ISBN Number 13: 9780252017087

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 006723