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Haitian Migration and Danced Identity in Eastern Cuba

Grete Viddal (ed.)

in Making Caribbean Dance: Continuity and Creativity in Island Cultures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813034676
eISBN:
9780813046303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034676.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Dance

Grete Viddal investigates dance traditions brought to eastern Cuba by two waves of migration from what is today Haiti, the first from those fleeing French Saint Domingue during the Haitian Revolution ... More


Contredanse and Caribbean Bodies

Yvonne Daniel

in Caribbean and Atlantic Diaspora Dance: Igniting Citizenship

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036538
eISBN:
9780252093579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036538.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter examines the varied meanings attached to social dance, with particular emphasis on contredanse-derived practices in the Caribbean islands. Drawing on fieldwork conducted in 2005–2006, it ... More


Igniting Diaspora Citizenship

Yvonne Daniel

in Caribbean and Atlantic Diaspora Dance: Igniting Citizenship

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036538
eISBN:
9780252093579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036538.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Dance

This book concludes by discussing the transcendence, resilience, and citizenship that have come to define Diaspora dance. It first explains the transcendent tendencies of Diaspora dance, emphasizing ... More


The Private Sphere and the Music Trade

Alejandro Vera

in The Sweet Penance of Music: Musical Life in Colonial Santiago de Chile

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190940218
eISBN:
9780190940249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190940218.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter studies the musical life of private houses in the city. Informed by historical documents (namely wills, dowries, inventories, and customs records), music scores, and treatises from the ... More


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