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Queens of Havana: The Amazing Adventures of Anacaona, Cuba's Legendary All-Girl Dance Band

by Alicia Castro & Ingrid Kummels

The 1930s saw Havana undergoing a seismic cultural renaissance. At night in the aires libres (open air cafes), tourists and foreign investors rubbed shoulders with the likes of Ernest Hemingway as they sipped...


Tripping the World Fantastic: A Journey Through the Music of Our Planet

by Glenn Dixon

Every culture on Earth has music. Every culture that's ever existed has had it - but we don't exactly know why. Music is not like food, shelter, or having opposable thumbs. We don't need it to live and yet we...


To Tatau Waka: In Search of Maori Music

by Mervyn McLean

This account of an ethnomusicologist’s experience conducting fieldwork offers a glimpse into the life of New Zealand’s Maori people through his documentation of traditional songs. The audio recordings included...


Made in Italy: Studies in Popular Music

by Franco Fabbri & Goffredo Plastino

Made in Italy will serve as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology and musicology of 20th century Italian popular music. The volume will consist of essays by leading scholars of...


Russian Folk Songs: Musical Genres and History

by Vadim Prokhorov

Provides a basis for understanding the ethnomusicological principles of Russian folk song. In addition to his discussion of the various categories, Prokhorov includes a generous selection of songs arranged for...


The Global Music Industry: Three Perspectives

by Arthur Bernstein, Naoki Sekine & Dick Weissman

For everyone in the music industry-record labels, managers, music publishers, and the performers themselves-it is important to understand the world music marketplace and how it functions. Yet remarkably little...


Music Around the World: Songs for a Global Classroom

by John Smith II

Music Around the World contains more than 30 lessons, with reproducible worksheets and ready-to-use movement activities. The movement activities are set to world music and include dancing, singing, drumming,...


Black, Blanc, Beur: Rap Music and Hip-Hop Culture in the Francophone World

by Alain-Philippe Durand

Black, Blanc, Beur is about the emergence and growing notoriety of rap music and hip-hop culture in the French-speaking world (France, Quebec, and Western Africa). It provides an introduction to many forms of...


Made in Spain: Studies in Popular Music

by Sílvia Martinez & Héctor Fouce

Made in Spain: Studies in Popular Music will serve as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology and musicology of 20th century Spanish popular music. The volume will consist of 16 essays...


The Zarzuela Companion

by Christopher Webber & Pláaacute;cido Domingo

The Zarzuela Companion is a comprehensive guide to the zarzuela's most popular and romantic works written after 1850, with chapters devoted to the major Spanish zarzuela composers, writers and singers. Complete...


Latin American Classical Composers: A Biographical Dictionary

by Miguel Ficher, Martha Furman Schleifer & John M. Furman

Contains biographical data on hundreds of composers from Latin America: dates of birth and death, information on their background and training, a selective listing of their works, and sources for further study,...


Spirit Rising

by Angelique Kidjo & Rachel Wenrick

Grammy Award-winning singer Angélique Kidjo is known for her electrifying voice and fearless advocacy work. In this intimate memoir, she reveals how she escaped Communist Africa to make her dreams a reality,...


World Music: A Global Journey - eBook Only

by Terry E. Miller & Andrew Shahriari

Authors Terry E. Miller and Andrew Shahriari take students around the world to experience the diversity of musical expression. World Music: A Global Journey, now in its third edition, is known for its breadth...


Hip Hop Africa: New African Music in a Globalizing World

by Eric S. Charry

Hip Hop Africa explores a new generation of Africans who are not only consumers of global musical currents, but also active and creative participants. Eric Charry and an international group of contributors look...


Music and Displacement: Diasporas, Mobilities, and Dislocations in Europe and Beyond

by Florian Scheding, Erik Levi & Michael Beckerman

Music and Displacement offers an exploration of the interactions between music and displacement in theoretical and practical terms; a broadening of the remit of displacement and diaspora beyond Western art music;...


Japanese Popular Music: Culture, Authenticity and Power

by Carolyn Stevens

Japanese popular culture has been steadily increasing in visibility both in Asia and beyond in recent years. This book examines Japanese popular music, exploring its historical development, technology, business...


Bossa Nova: The Story of the Brazilian Music That Seduced the World

by Ruy Castro & Julian Dibbell

Bossa nova is one of the most popular musical genres in the world. Songs such as “The Girl from Ipanema” (the fifth most frequently played song in the world), “The Waters of March,” and “Desafinado”...


Fela: This Bitch of a Life

by Carlos Moore, Margaret Busby & Gilberto Gil

Revealing the hidden facts of this African superstar’s complex personality and the truth about his tumultuous existence, this unique biography is based on hours of conversation and close interaction with the...


World Music: A Global Journey - eBook & MP3 Value Pack

by Terry E. E. Miller & Andrew Shahriari

Authors Terry E. Miller and Andrew Shahriari take students around the world to experience the diversity of musical expression. World Music: A Global Journey, now in its third edition, is known for its breadth...


The Complete ABBA (40th Anniversary Edition)

by Simon Sheridan

For four decades ABBA - the combined talents of Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad - has been a global music phenomenon, clocking up record sales of over 360 million. ...