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Author Sturman, Janet Lynn, author.

Title The course of Mexican music / Janet L. Sturman (University of Arizona).

Publication Info. New York, NY ; Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.972 STU    Available
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Description xxvi, 334 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, music ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why study Mexican music? -- Defining and listening to Mexican music -- Pre-cortesian and indigenous music, past and present -- Majesty, machismo, mestizaje and other legacies of the vice kingdom of New Spain -- Colonial legacies and regional responses : sones regionales -- Sound foundations for independence -- Immigration and cosmopolitan identity during the Porfiriato -- Gifts of the revolution -- Cinema, radio and the celebrity cantante -- New song and rock mexicano -- Competing popular styles -- Classical contemporary music : new frames for new audiences -- A despedida and closing reflections.
Subject Music -- Mexico -- History and criticism.
Popular music -- Mexico -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9781138843080 (hardback)
9781138843097 (paperback)

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