Musics of Latin America
With contributions from Deborah Schwartz-Kates, With contributions from John Koegel, With contributions from Cristina Magaldi, With contributions from Daniel Party, With contributions from Jonathan Ritter, With contributions from T.M. Scruggs, With contributions from Susan Thomas
The most up-to-date and comprehensive Latin American music survey available.
Covering one of the most musically diverse regions in the world, Musics of Latin America emphasizes music as a means of understanding culture and society: each author balances an analysis of musical genres with discussion of the historical and cultural trends that have shaped them. Chapters cover traditional, popular, and classical repertoire, and in-text listening guides ensure that students walk away with a solid understanding of the music.
- April 2012
- 7.6 × 9.1 in
- Sales Territory: Worldwide