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By Lorenzo Candelaria, Daniel Kingman

This briefer, extra available variation of our best-selling survey textual content describes American tune as a landscape of precise but parallel streams--hip-hop and Latin; people and nation; gospel and classical; jazz, blues, and rock-that mirror the uniquely different personality of the USA. evaluating and contrasting musical types throughout areas and time, Candelaria and Kingman carry a imaginative and prescient of yank song either exuberant and creative, a song that arises out of the background and musical traditions of the numerous immigrants to America's beaches.

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Butterfly Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 34 PART I Folk and Ethnic Musics Dance” (CD 1/13) exemplifies an agricultural song.

Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. CH The American Indian Tradition A P T E R 3 A t the time of the first European exploration and colonization, some 3 million people already lived in North America. Between 1 and 2 million of them lived north of what is now Mexico. The population consisted of a thousand different tribal units, each generally having its own language within about sixty distinct language families.

As Frances Densmore, an early authority on Indian music, noted: “Singing was not a trivial matter. . It was used in treating the 29 Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it.

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