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Blues on the Brush: Rose Piper’s Blues and Negro Folk Songs Paintings of the 1940s

Graham Lock

in The Hearing Eye: Jazz & Blues Influences in African American Visual Art

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195340501
eISBN:
9780199852215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340501.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter traces the extraordinary career of Rose Piper, who was celebrated for her semi-abstract, blues-inflected canvases in the 1940s but then had to give up painting for 30 years. Piper's art ... More


Mailer's Sound

Phil Ford

in Dig: Sound and Music in Hip Culture

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199939916
eISBN:
9780199354467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199939916.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

In “The White Negro,” Norman Mailer gave hipness a philosophy and a manifesto. Mailer, along with many other figures in the 20th-century avant garde, believed that sound not only represents but ... More


Toward a Methodology for the Study of Digital Music Production

Eliot Bates

in Digital Tradition

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190215736
eISBN:
9780190215750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215736.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Popular

This chapter considers the broader implications of this research, both for an understanding of music in Turkey and toward a methodology for the study of digital modes of production. Soundtracks to ... More


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