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Mexican American Monographs #9: The Texas-Mexican Conjunto: History of a Working-Class Music

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Publisher Comments:

"This book does a magnificent job of tracing the history of conjunto music and musicians, and does much more.... Pen a presents a highly convincing explanation for conjunto music as an act of working-class self-affirmation and opposition to the upwardly aspirant middle class with its self-consciously Americanized orquesta music.... Fascinating and well-researched." — American Anthropologist

Synopsis:

A history of conjunto music and musicians.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780292780804
Author:
Pena, Manuel H.
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Author:
Pena, Manuel
Author:
Peena, Manuel H.
Location:
Austin :
Subject:
Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Religious - General
Subject:
Mexican americans
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Folk dance music
Subject:
Conjunto music
Subject:
Folk dance music -- Mexico -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Folk dance music -- Texas -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Folk dance music -- Mexico.
Subject:
Conjunto music -- Texas.
Subject:
Music-Choral and Sacred
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 205-212., Discography: p. 213
Series:
Mexican American monographs ;
Series Volume:
no. 77no. 9
Publication Date:
19850131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
234
Dimensions:
9.08x5.92x.65 in. .86 lbs.

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