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Product Description: This book features grounded essays on jazz as a unifying and transcendent force. Drawing on his background as an ethnomusicologist as well as years of experience as an accomplished jazz musician, Paul Austerlitz argues that jazz - and the world- view or consciousness that surrounds it - embodies an aesthetic of inclusiveness, reaching out from its African American base to embrace all of humanity...read more

Hardcover:

9780819567819 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, October 14, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: This book features grounded essays on jazz as a unifying and transcendent force.

Paperback:

9780819567826 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, October 14, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Drawing on his background as an ethnomusicologist as well as years of experience as an accomplished jazz musician, Paul Austerlitz argues that jazz—and the world-view or consciousness that surrounds it—embodies an aesthetic of inclusiveness, reaching out from its African American base to embrace all of humanity.

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Product Description: Merengue is a quintessential Dominican dance music. This work aims to unravel the African and Iberian roots of merengue. It examines the historical and contemporary contexts in which merengue is performed and danced, its symbolic significance, its social functions, and its musical and choreographic structures...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781566394833 | Temple Univ Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Merengue - the quintessential Dominican dance music - has a long history, both on the island and in the large immigrant community in New York City.

Paperback:

9781566394840 | Pap/com edition (Temple Univ Pr, January 22, 1997), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Merengue is a quintessential Dominican dance music.

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