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Spirits rejoice! : jazz and American religion / Jason C. Bivins.

Author/Creator:
Bivins, Jason.
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 369 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Jazz -- United States -- Religious aspects.
Jazz -- History and criticism.
Music -- Religious aspects.
Music -- Social aspects -- United States.
Jazz.
Jazz -- Religious aspects.
Music -- Social aspects.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents:
First meditations
Procession of the great ancestry : traditions jazz and religious
Shadows on a wall : jazz narrates American religions
Urban magic : jazz communitarianism
The magic of Juju : improvising ritual
The Tao of mad Phat : jazz meditation and mysticism
Other planes of there : jazz cosmologies and metaphysics
Spirits rejoice! : beyond religion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Phi Beta Kappa Library Trust Fund.
Contributor:
Phi Beta Kappa Library Trust Fund.
ISBN:
0190230916
9780190230913 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
892895311
Publisher Number:
99962943064