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Racin

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...In the 1970s and 1980, a wave of ‘racin’ (roots) music arose in Haiti. Racin combined traditional melodies and rhythms borrowed from the Vodou religion with instrumentation and other elements of rock and progressive jazz. Alive...

Dominican Republic

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume III : Locations: Caribbean and Latin America

Continuum, 2016

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... Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music and Dominican Identity . Philadelphia : Temple University Press....

Vodou-Jazz

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Vodou-jazz developed in Haiti in the 1940s, when local dance bands blended elements borrowed from big band jazz with traditional rhythms and melodies borrowed from the music of the Haitian Vodou religion. It played a significant role...

Merengue

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... to the Afro-Dominican luá, or spirit, Ogun Balendyo, ‘Suero de amor.’ Bibliography Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music and Dominican Identity...

Konpa

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Konpa (in Haitian Creole, compas; in French, literally, ‘beat’) has been the predominant form of popular music in Haiti since 1955, when bandleader Nemours Jean-Baptiste coined the term konpa-dirèk to describe his novel style. A competing...

Deviance

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John Shepherd

John Shepherd is Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Chancellor’s Professor of Music and Sociology at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was from 2007-2012 Carleton’s Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Dr. Shepherd has been a member of EPMOW’s editorial board since 1990. In 2000, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of his role “as a leading architect of a post-War critical musicology.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music and Dominican Identity . Philadelphia : Temple University Press. Howard...

Postcolonialism

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... Routledge. Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music and Dominican Identity . Philadelphia : Temple University Press....

Güiro

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume II : Performance and Production

Continuum, 2003

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... . Oxford and New York : Oxford University Press. Paul Austerlitz . 1993. ‘Local and International Trends in Dominican Merengue.’...

Identity

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music and Dominican Identity . Philadelphia : Temple University Press....

Ethnicity and Race

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... Dimensions of Globalization . Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press. Paul Austerlitz . 1997. Merengue: Dominican Music...