Jazz cosmopolitanism in Accra : five musical years in Ghana / Steven Feld

Author(s): Feld, Steven
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Subjects: Jazz--Ghana--Accra
Jazz musicians--Ghana--Accra
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Durham : Duke University Press, 2012
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xii, 311 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2011035963
ISBN: 9780822351481 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 082235148X (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780822351627 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0822351625 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Acoustemology in Accra : on jazz cosmopolitanism -- Guy Warren/Ghanaba : from Afro-jazz to Handel via Max Roach -- Nii Noi Nortey : from pan-Africanism to Afrifones via John Coltrane -- Nii Otoo Annan : from toads to polyrhythm via Elvin Jones and Rashied Ali -- Por por : from honk horns to jazz funerals via New Orleans -- Beyond diasporic intimacy
OCLC Number: 748336572
ISBN/ISSN: 9780822351481