❴Download❵ ➵ Greek Music in America Author Barnes & Noble Citiplace – Bluevapours.co.uk Winner of the 2019 Vasiliki Karagiannaki Prize for the Best Edited Volume in Modern Greek StudiesContributions by Tina Bucuvalas Anna Caraveli Aydin Chaloupka Sotirios Sam Chianis Frank Desby Stavros Winner of the Vasiliki Karagiannaki Prize for the Best Edited Volume in Modern Greek StudiesContributions by Tina Bucuvalas Anna Caraveli Aydin Chaloupka Sotirios Sam Chianis Frank Desby Stavros K Frangos Stathis Gauntlett Joseph G Graziosi Gail Holst Warhaft Michael G Kaloyanides Panayotis League Roderick Conway Morris National Endowment for the ArtsNational Heritage Fellows Nick Pappas Meletios Pouliopoulos Anthony Shay David Soffa Dick Spottswood Jim Stoynoff and Anna Lomax WoodDespite a substantial artistic legacy there has never been a book devoted to Greek Music in America until now Those seeking to learn about this vibrant and exciting music were forced to seek out individual essays often published in obscure or ephemeral sources This volume provides a singular platform for understanding the scope practice and development of Greek Music in America through essays and profiles written by principal scholars in the fieldGreece developed a rich variety of traditional popular and art music that diasporic Greeks brought with them to America In Greek American communities music was and continues to be an essential component of most social activities Music links the past to the present the distant to the near and bonds the community with an embrace of memories and narrative From to than a thousand Greek recordings in many genres were made in the United States and thousands have appeared since then These encompass not only Greek traditional music from all regions but also emerging urban genres stylistic changes and new songs of social commentary Greek Music in America includes essays on all of these topics as well as history and genre places and venues the recording business and profiles of individual musicians This book is reuired reading for anyone who cares about Greek Music in America whether scholar fan or performer.
- 480 pages
- Greek Music in America
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- 25 December 2016 Barnes & Noble Citiplace