Eileen Southern's extraordinary career in musicology exemplifies the paradoxes and possibilities that have faced scholars of African-American music
It is in this aspect of her work that Blake, prefiguring Berliner, is of most interest to the historian, describing the process of "othering" through her analysis of popular entertainment and the subsequent "civilizing" of African art and African-American music
Stewart now teaches African-American music
and composition at the University of California, Santa Barbara, an intragenerational leap in status, to say the least.
The brewer noted that the commemorative cans were part of a larger campaign with Rolling Stone that includes events and promotions "that prominently and proudly feature African-American music
And that's too bad, because the final, complete triumph of African-American music
Yet they do an admirable job of identifying misogynistic themes in African-American music
and literature across the generations, using quotes from Joan Morgan, Kevin Powell and others.
Features songs and poetry from the earliest sources of African-American music
in this country from the Civil War to the civil-rights movement.
The volume offers a rich contribution to the field of African-American music
history, and bridges a gap in the existing literature.
The exhibition will also feature writing, music and visual art workshops and marks the beginning of another series of events at the centre celebrating African-American music
She describes the religious significance and emotional power of the African-American music
(usually called spirituals) and the church rituals that Ailey brought to Revelations.
Many artists today will be as bad off as those in the past unless they become better informed," says Dyanna Williams, co-founder and executive director of the International Association for African-American Music
Descriptions of traditional African-American music
represents American all over the world.
Ingrid Monson, Quincy Jones Professor of African-American Music
at Harvard University, is using Noteflight for an online music tutorial within her core course in Jazz History.
in Maine says it's the oldest recorded African-American music
in the U.