American Popular Music

American Popular Music

by Larry Starr

ISBN-10: 0199859116
ISBN-13: 9780199859115
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Edition: 4 - 2013

Book Description
Explore the rich terrain of American popular music with the most complete, colorful, and authoritative introduction of its kind. In the fourth edition of their bestselling text, American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MP3, Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman provide a unique combination of cultural and social history with the analytical study of musical styles. This new edition traces the development of jazz, blues, country, rock, hip-hop, and other popular genres from their multicultural roots to the digital world of the twenty-first century.

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