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Soul Music: The Birth of a Sound in Black America (Da Capo Paperback)

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This pioneering study documents the birth of soul music in America during the 1950s and '60s when, in response to the black community's new self-awareness and pride, musicians such as James Brown, The Impressions, Wilson Pickett, King Curtis, Stevie Wonder, and others were discovering in the urban blues, gospel, and r&b a new sound--soul--that expressed fresh musical and social ideals.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306802461
Author:
Haralambos, Michael
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Soul
Subject:
Blues
Subject:
Rhythm & Blues
Subject:
Musical Instruments - General
Subject:
Blues (music)
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Soul music
Subject:
Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.
Subject:
R&B
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Soul & R&B
Subject:
Soul music -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Music-Folk Instruments
Subject:
General Music
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Da Capo Paperback
Series Volume:
005e
Publication Date:
19850831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
188
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 8.8 oz

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