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Harnessing HarmonyMusic, Power, and Politics in the United States, 1788-1865

Harnessing Harmony: Music, Power, and Politics in the United States, 1788-1865

Billy Coleman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469658872
eISBN:
9781469658896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469658872.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Following the creation of the United States, profound disagreements remained over how to secure the survival of the republic and unite its diverse population. In this pathbreaking account, Billy ... More

Honoring Trans and Gender-Expansive Students in Music Education

Honoring Trans and Gender-Expansive Students in Music Education

Matthew L. Garrett and Joshua Palkki

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197506592
eISBN:
9780197506639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197506592.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Trans and gender-expansive (TGE) youth deserve safe and empowering spaces to engage in high-quality school music experiences. Supportive music teachers ensure that all students have access to ... More

Industrial Strength BluegrassSouthwestern Ohio's Musical Legacy

Industrial Strength Bluegrass: Southwestern Ohio's Musical Legacy

Fred Bartenstein and Curtis W. Ellison (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043642
eISBN:
9780252052538
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043642.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

In the twentieth century, hundreds of thousands of migrants seeking economic opportunities relocated from the Appalachian region to southwestern Ohio. They brought mountain and gospel music with ... More

The Presence of the PastTemporal Experience and the New Hollywood Soundtrack

The Presence of the Past: Temporal Experience and the New Hollywood Soundtrack

Daniel Bishop

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780190932688
eISBN:
9780190932725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190932688.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

In the tumultuous era of the late sixties and early seventies, several currents of American art and culture coalesced around a broad sensibility that foregrounded and explored the immediacy of lived ... More

RenegadesDigital Dance Cultures from Dubsmash to TikTok

Renegades: Digital Dance Cultures from Dubsmash to TikTok

Trevor Boffone

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197577677
eISBN:
9780197577714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197577677.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Renegades: Digital Dance Cultures from Dubsmash to TikTok interrogates the roles that Dubsmash, social media, and hip hop music and dance play in youth identity formation in the United States. It ... More

Step It Up and GoThe Story of North Carolina Popular Music, from Blind Boy Fuller and Doc Watson to Nina Simone and Superchunk

Step It Up and Go: The Story of North Carolina Popular Music, from Blind Boy Fuller and Doc Watson to Nina Simone and Superchunk

David Menconi

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469659350
eISBN:
9781469659374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469659350.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This book is a love letter to the artists, scenes, and sounds defining North Carolina’s extraordinary contributions to American popular music. David Menconi spent three decades immersed in the ... More

Unbinding GentilityWomen Making Music in the Nineteenth-Century South

Unbinding Gentility: Women Making Music in the Nineteenth-Century South

Candace Bailey

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043758
eISBN:
9780252052651
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043758.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This book is a history of women in the US South told through the medium of music, focusing on music’s social and cultural uses, and mapping the cultural geography across space and time. The subjects ... More

When Sunday ComesGospel Music in the Soul and Hip-Hop Eras

When Sunday Comes: Gospel Music in the Soul and Hip-Hop Eras

Claudrena N. Harold

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043574
eISBN:
9780252052453
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043574.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

When Sunday Comes charts the explosive growth of the gospel music industry between 1968 and 1994. It contextualizes the genre’s sonic innovations, theological tensions, and political assertions ... More

Whose Blues?Facing Up to Race and the Future of the Music

Whose Blues?: Facing Up to Race and the Future of the Music

Adam Gussow

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469660363
eISBN:
9781469660387
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469660363.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Whose Blues is about the way in which we define, interpret, and make sense of the blues in a postmodern moment more than a century removed from the music's origins in the Deep South. If "Blues is ... More

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