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Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States (American Made Music Series)Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

By Kip Lornell Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States (Ame (3rd Edition)Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United StatesExploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

[(Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States)] [Author: Kip Lornell] published on (April, 2012)Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States (American Made Music Series) Paperback April 19, 2012Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

[(Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States)] [Author: Kip Lornell] published on (September, 2012)Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States reflects the fascinating diversity of regional and grassroots music in the United States. The book covers the diverse strains of American folk music―Latin, Native American, African, French-Canadian, British, and Cajun―and offers a chronology of the development of folk music in the United States.The book is divided into discrete chapters covering topics as seemingly disparate as sacred harp singing…

Everyday Music: Exploring Sounds and Cultures (John and Robin Dickson Series in Texas Music, sponsored by the Center for Texas Music History, Texas State University)Native American drumming and chant; Czech and German polka; country fiddling; African American spirituals, blues and jazz; cowboy songs; Mexican corridos; zydeco; and the sounds of a Cambodian New Year’s celebration — all are part of the amazing cultural patchwork of traditional music in Texas. In Everyday Music, author and researcher Alan Govenar brings readers face-to-face with the stories and memories of people who are as varied as the traditions they carry on.From 1983 to 1988, Alan Gove…

Fiddler on the Move: Exploring the Klezmer World (American Musicspheres)“Klezmer” is a Yiddish word for professional folk instrumentalist-the flutist, fiddler, and bass player that made brides weep and guests dance at weddings throughout Jewish eastern Europe before the culture was destroyed in the Holocaust, silenced under Stalin, and lost out to assimilation in America. Klezmer music is now experiencing a tremendous new spurt of interest worldwide with both Jews and non-Jews recreating this restless volatile, and vibrant musical culture. Firmly centered in the U…

Be(com)Ing Korean in the United States: Exploring Ethnic Identity Formation Through Cultural PracticesKoreans have been immigrating to the United States via Hawaii for over a hundred years, although the greatest influx to the mainland began after 1965, making Koreans one of the most recent ethnic groups in the United States. The intimate socio-political links between the United States and the Korean peninsula after World War II also contributes to the ideas and ideals of what it means to be Korean in the United States. As with many people with immigrant background, young people of Korean descent…

Norwegian Emigrant Songs and BalladsKoreans have been immigrating to the United States via Hawaii for over a hundred years, although the greatest influx to the mainland began after 1965, making Koreans one of the most recent ethnic groups in the United States. The intimate socio-political links between the United States and the Korean peninsula after World War II also contributes to the ideas and ideals of what it means to be Korean in the United States. As with many people with immigrant background, young people of Korean descent…