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Listening for Africa

David F. GarcГ­a

Listening for Africa

freedom, modernity, and the logic of Black music"s African origins

by David F. GarcГ­a

  • 41 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • Blacks,
  • Dance music,
  • History and criticism,
  • African Americans,
  • African influences

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-344) and index.

    StatementDavid F. Garcia
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3479 .G37 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 360 pages
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26936864M
    ISBN 100822363704
    ISBN 109780822363705, 9780822373117
    LC Control Number2017006461
    OCLC/WorldCa959869268

      Raised in British East Africa, Rachel knows well that when parents die, their young are vulnerable to attack. Little does she suspect that the loss of her own British missionary parents to influenza will leave her to the wicked clutches of the neighboring Pritchards. In this satisfying story set in the early 20th century, the money-grubbing Pritchards swap the Author: Gloria Whelan. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

    Better World Books has helped us ship million books to Africa. This *triple-bottom-line online bookstore donates one book to someone in need for each book purchased, book for book, using revenue to fund literacy organizations including Books for Africa. In the Studio Kristen Bell crafted her own t-shirt before recording her audiobook at home On June 2nd, we will all find out why THE WORLD NEEDS MORE PURPLE PEOPLE! The perfect feel-good listen that families and kids need right now, Kristen Bell's children's book, co-written with her friend Benjamin Hart, is a must for your audio download collections.

      50+ videos Play all Mix - Toto - Africa (Official Music Video) YouTube a-ha - Take On Me (Official 4K Music Video) - Duration: a-ha 1,,, views. LISTENING: AFRICA 2 1) Ghana: Palm Wine " Highlife Song."(Book Example) Example 1 2) Ghana: Early Highlife. E. T. Mensah. Hotel danceband music with horns. Example 2 3)Nigeria: Later Highlife: Oriental Brothers. Guitar based Highlife from the 's. Example 3 4)Nigeria: Juju style. Sunny Ade. Example 4 5) Nigeria: Juju style with accordian. I.K Diaro and His Blue Spots.


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