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Cuban music : [from son and rumba to the Buena Vista Social Club and Timba Cubana] / Maya Roy ; translated by Denise Asfar and Gabriel Asfar.

Author/Creator:
Roy, Maya.
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Markus Wiener Publishers ; London : Latin American Bureau, c2002.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 246 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Musiques cubaines. English
Subjects:
Popular music -- Cuba -- History and criticism.
Contents:
Ritual music
Comparsas and congas : the carnival celebrations
The rumba
Punto and tonadas of the rural regions
The danzón : pre-history and posterity from the quadrille to the cha-cha-cha
Song : trova, boléro, feeling
The son
Music since the Revolution
By way of a provisional epilogue : Buena Vista Social Club or Timba cubana?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-210) and discography (p. 211-237).
Contributor:
Asfar, Gabriel.
Asfar, Denise.
ISBN:
1558762817 (hc)
1558762825 (pb)
OCLC:
48620381