This is an inviting and succinct guide to our nation's musical culture. Kingman's view of American music as a number of distinct parallel streams is reflected in this text and includes the following: folk and ethnic music; popular sacred music; the southern music of country, blues, and rock; popular secular music; jazz; and classical music. Contrasting these across regions and times, he delivers a clear vision of the historical roles of music and composers in American culture.
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Daniel Kingman is an American composer and Professor Emeritus, California State University, Sacramento.
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Book Description Wadsworth Publishing, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028733703
Book Description Wadsworth Publishing, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110028733703