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A Miami Sound Machine: Deconstructing the Latin(o) Music Boom of the Late 1990s

María Elena Cepeda

in Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814716915
eISBN:
9780814772904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814716915.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines contemporary representations of Latin(o) music's presence in the United States. It emphasizes Miami's unique positionality and Colombian music's role in the Latin(o) music ... More


Introduction: The Tide Was Always High

Josh Kun

in Tide Was Always High: The Music of Latin America in Los Angeles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520294394
eISBN:
9780520967533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294394.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. This book explores the musical urbanism of Los Angeles through the ear of Latin America. It argues that the musical life of ... More


Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream

Carol A. Hess

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199919994
eISBN:
9780199345618
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199919994.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

What do we in the United States know about Latin American art music, and how do we know it? Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream is the first study to explore ... More


The Colombian Transcultural Aesthetic Recipe: Music Video in the “New” American Studies

María Elena Cepeda

in Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814716915
eISBN:
9780814772904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814716915.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter assesses Shakira's Fijación oral, Volumen I and Oral Fixation, Volume II double-album production and performances in terms of the Freudian metaphors that inform our interpretations of ... More


Introduction

Carol A. Hess

in Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199919994
eISBN:
9780199345618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199919994.003.0000
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

What do we in the United States know about Latin American art music, and how do we know it? From the 1920s until the end of World War II, U.S. critics applauded this repertory as universalist. During ... More


Latin American Music in Moving Pictures and Jazzy Cabarets in Mumbai, 1930s–1950s

Bradley Shope

in More Than Bollywood: Studies in Indian Popular Music

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199928835
eISBN:
9780199369751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928835.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Popular

This chapter suggests that new media and sound technologies in the early and mid-20th century—especially radios, gramophones, and films—introduced select audiences in Bombay to a wide variety of ... More


The Salsa Concept

Raul A. Fernandez

in From Afro-Cuban Rhythms to Latin Jazz

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520247079
eISBN:
9780520939448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247079.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

Several centuries of interaction between musicians and audiences from diverse backgrounds in Cuba have produced the most intricate and appealing dance music of the world. An analysis of the music ... More


A Continental Patchwork

Pablo Palomino

in The Invention of Latin American Music: A Transnational History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190687403
eISBN:
9780197510483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190687403.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter describes, first, the diverse and scattered musical markets, agents, institutions, and discourses that operated within what today is considered to be Latin America, but back then were ... More


Sacred Passions: The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla

Carol Hess

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195383584
eISBN:
9780199864768
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383584.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The work of composer Manuel de Falla (1876-1946) has met with a variety of reactions, depending on the audience. In his native Spain, he is considered a leader in the avant-garde and the greatest ... More


“El Tema del Apollo”: Latin American and Caribbean Music in Harlem

Christopher Washburne

in Latin Jazz: The Other Jazz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780195371628
eISBN:
9780197510865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195371628.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter examines the relationship between African America, Latin America, and the Caribbean through the music and its associated performance practices realized on the stage of the Apollo Theater ... More


Introduction: Military Might, Melodious Music

Andrew R. Martin

in Steelpan Ambassadors: The US Navy Steel Band, 1957-1999

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496812407
eISBN:
9781496812445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496812407.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This introductory chapter briefly discusses an in-depth study of the US Navy Steel Band and its relationship within the scope of two overarching narratives: the development of post-WWII military ... More


Doing the Samba on Sunset Boulevard: Carmen Miranda and the Hollywoodization of Latin American Music

Walter Aaron Clark

in Tide Was Always High: The Music of Latin America in Los Angeles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520294394
eISBN:
9780520967533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294394.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on Latin American singer and actress Carmen Miranda, who helped create an all-purpose, homogeneous image of Latin Americans, their culture, and especially their music. Hollywood ... More


Conclusion

Samuel K. Byrd

in The Sounds of Latinidad: Immigrants Making Music and Creating Culture in a Southern City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479859405
eISBN:
9781479876426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479859405.003.0011
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This concluding chapter reexamines national and regional struggles over immigration policy. It reiterates how making music constitutes a form of political action and builds community through ... More


Musical Anthropology: A Conversation with Elisabeth Waldo

Gabriel Reyes-Whittaker

in Tide Was Always High: The Music of Latin America in Los Angeles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520294394
eISBN:
9780520967533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294394.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter presents the author's conversation with composer, violinist, and musical anthropologist Elisabeth Waldo, which took place October 17, 2015, at her home, the Rancho Cordillera del Norte, ... More


The Sounds of Latinidad: Immigrants Making Music and Creating Culture in a Southern City

Samuel K. Byrd

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479859405
eISBN:
9781479876426
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479859405.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This book explores the Latino music scene as a lens through which to understand changing ideas about latinidad in the New South. Focusing on Latino immigrant musicians and their fans in Charlotte, ... More


Latin Jazz: The Other Jazz

Christopher Washburne

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780195371628
eISBN:
9780197510865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195371628.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Latin Jazz: The Other Jazz is an issue-oriented historical and ethnographic study that focuses on key moments in the history of the music in order to unpack the cultural forces that have shaped its ... More


Experimentalisms in Practice: Music Perspectives from Latin America

Ana R. Alonso-Minutti, Eduardo Herrera, and Alejandro L. Madrid (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190842741
eISBN:
9780190842789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842741.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book problematizes the notion of experimentalism as defined in conventional narratives about experimental musical practices. Contributors take a broad approach to a wide variety of Latin@ and ... More


Elite Art Worlds: Philanthropy, Latin Americanism, and Avant-garde Music

Eduardo Herrera

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190877538
eISBN:
9780190877569
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877538.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Between 1962 and 1971, the Centro Latinoamericano de Altos Estudios Musicales (CLAEM) of the Di Tella Institute in Buenos Aires became the central hub of Latin American avant-garde music. With the ... More


A Century of Latin Music at the Hollywood Bowl

Agustin Gurza

in Tide Was Always High: The Music of Latin America in Los Angeles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520294394
eISBN:
9780520967533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294394.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on the Hollywood Bowl, summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and one of the first institutions to support cultural diversity even before that term entered the popular ... More


Latin Music Studies at Texas State University: The Undergraduate Minor in Mariachi and Its Implications for Expansive Curricula in Mainstream Institutions of the United States

Ludim Pedroza

in College Music Curricula for a New Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190658397
eISBN:
9780190658434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190658397.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The Latin Music Studies (LMS) area at the Texas State University School of Music offers degree-granting programs with concentrations in mariachi and salsa. Such programs are still rare in mainstream ... More


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