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Rave Culture

Rave Culture
The Alteration and Decline of a Philadelphia Music Scene
Anderson, Tammy L.

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 978-1-59213-934-7
cloth 978-1-59213-933-0
Excerpt available

Paul Austerlitz: Merengue Merengue
Dominican Music and Dominican Identity

Austerlitz, Paul, foreword by Robert Farris Thompson

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
paper 978-1-56639-484-0
cloth 978-1-56639-483-3
Excerpt available

The Strange Music of Social Life The Strange Music of Social Life
A Dialogue on Dialogic Sociology

Bell, Michael Mayerfeld, edited by Ann Goetting

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0724-5
cloth 978-1-4399-0723-8
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Music, Style, and Aging

Music, Style, and Aging
Growing Old Disgracefully?
Bennett, Andy

226 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0808-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0807-5

Alphabet Movers Alphabet Movers
Benzwie, Teresa, Illustrated by Robert Bender

32 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 2011
cloth 978-1-930798-08-3

Numbers on the Move Numbers on the Move
1 2 3 Dance and Count with Me

Benzwie, Teresa, Illustrated by Mark Weber

32 pp • 11x8.5 • Spring 2011
cloth 978-1-4399-0342-1

Softly, with Feeling Softly, with Feeling
Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music

Berger, Edward

400 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2014
cloth 978-1-4399-1127-3

Kevin O'Brien Chang, Wayne Chen: Reggae Routes Reggae Routes
The Story of Jamaican Music

Chang, Kevin O’Brien and Wayne Chen

256 pp • 6.75x9.25 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-629-5
Excerpt available

Martin Cloonan, Reebee Garofalo: Policing Pop Policing Pop
edited by Cloonan, Martin and Reebee Garofalo

256 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2002
paper 978-1-56639-990-6
cloth 978-1-56639-989-0
Excerpt available

John Collins: West African Pop Roots West African Pop Roots
Collins, John

382 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 978-0-87722-916-2
cloth 978-0-87722-793-9

"I Hear America Singing"

"I Hear America Singing"
Folk Music and National Identity
Donaldson, Rachel Clare

234 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2014
paper 978-1-43991-079-5
cloth 978-1-43991-078-8

Banning Eyre: In Griot Time In Griot Time
An American Guitarist in Mali

Eyre, Banning

280 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-759-9
cloth 978-1-56639-758-2
Excerpt available

Arsenio Rodríguez and the Transnational Flows of Latin Popular Music Arsenio Rodríguez and the Transnational Flows of Latin Popular Music
Garcia, David F.

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2006
paper 978-1-59213-386-4
cloth 978-1-59213-385-7
Excerpt available

The Dance of Politics

The Dance of Politics
Gender, Performance, and Democratization in Malawi

Gilman, Lisa

268 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 978-1-59213-986-6
cloth 978-1-59213-985-9
Excerpt available

The Day the Dancers Stayed

The Day the Dancers Stayed
Performing in the Filipino/American Diaspora

Gonzalves, Theodore S.

228 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2009
paper 978-1-59213-729-9
cloth 978-1-59213-728-2
Excerpt available

Theodore Gracyk: I Wanna Be Me I Wanna Be Me
Rock Music and the Politics of Identity

Gracyk, Theodore

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 978-1-56639-903-6
cloth 978-1-56639-902-9
Excerpt available

Hip Hop Underground

The Hip Hop Underground
The Integrity and Ethics of Racial Identification
Harrison, Anthony Kwame

226 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
paper 978-1-4399-0061-1
cloth 978-1-4399-0060-4
Excerpt available

Katrina Hazzard-Gordon: Jookin' Jookin'
The Rise of Social Dance Formations in African-American Culture

Hazzard-Gordon, Katrina

248 pp • Spring 1990
paper 978-0-87722-956-8
cloth 978-0-87722-613-0
Excerpt available

I Walked With Giants

I Walked with Giants
The Autobiography of Jimmy Heath
Heath, Jimmy and Joseph McLaren

344 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
cloth 978-1-4399-0198-4
Excerpt available

Kathleen Marie Higgins: The Music of Our Lives The Music of Our Lives
Higgins, Kathleen Marie

288 pp • Fall 1990
cloth 978-0-87722-756-4

Sounding Off

Sounding Off
Rhythm, Music, and Identity in West African and Caribbean Francophone Novels
Huntington, Julie

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
cloth 978-1-4399-0031-4
Excerpt available

Salsa World Salsa World
A Global Dance in Local Contexts

edited by Hutchinson, Sydney

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2013
paper 978-1-4399-1007-8
cloth 978-1-4399-1006-1

Michael Jarrett: Sound Tracks Sound Tracks
A Musical ABC, Volumes 1-3

Jarrett, Michael

304 pp • 5.5x9 • Fall 1998
cloth 978-1-56639-641-7
Excerpt available

Steve Jones: Pop Music and the Press Pop Music and the Press
edited by Jones, Steve

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2002
paper 978-1-56639-966-1
cloth 978-1-56639-965-4
Excerpt available

Sonic Spaces of the Karoo Sonic Spaces of the Karoo
The Sacred Music of a South African Coloured Community

Jorritsma, Marie

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2011
cloth 978-1-4399-0237-0

Dancing the Fairy Tale Dancing the Fairy Tale
Producing and Performing The Sleeping Beauty

Katz Rizzo, Laura

194 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2014
paper 978-1-43991-122-8
cloth 978-1-43991-121-1

Peter Kivy: Sound Sentiment Sound Sentiment
An Essay on the Musical Emotions

Kivy, Peter, foreword by Joseph Margolis

304 pp • Fall 1989
paper 978-0-87722-677-2
cloth 978-0-87722-641-3

Peter Lehman: Roy Orbison Roy Orbison
The Invention of an Alternative Rock Masculinity

Lehman, Peter

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 978-1-59213-037-5
cloth 978-1-59213-036-8
Excerpt available

Music, Disability, and Society

Music, Disability, and Society
Lubet, Alex

208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0026-0
cloth 978-1-4399-0025-3
Excerpt available

Sounds of the Modern Nation Sounds of the Modern Nation
Music, Culture, and Ideas in Post-Revolutionary Mexico

Madrid, Alejandro L.

224 pp • 5.25x8.25• Fall 2008
cloth 978-1-59213-694-0
Excerpt available

My Soul's Been Psychedelicized My Soul's Been Psychedelicized
Electric Factory: Four Decades in Posters and Photographs

Magid, Larry with Robert Huber

200 pp • 10x12 • Spring 2011
cloth 978-1-4399-0180-9

Frankie Manning

Frankie Manning
Ambassador of Lindy Hop
Manning, Frankie and Cynthia R. Millman

312 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2007
cloth 978-1-59213-563-9
paper 978-1-59213-564-6

Peter Manuel, Kenneth Bilby, Michael Largey: Caribbean Currents Caribbean Currents
Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae

Manuel, Peter with Kenneth Bilby and Michael Largey

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2006
paper 978-1-56639-339-3
cloth 978-1-56639-338-6
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Peter Manuel: East Indian Music in the West Indies East Indian Music in the West Indies
Tân-Singing, Chutney, and the Making of Indo-Caribbean Culture

Manuel, Peter

288 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-763-6
cloth 978-1-56639-762-9
Excerpt available

Creolizing Contradance in the Caribbean

Creolizing Contradance in the Caribbean
edited by Manuel, Peter

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 978-1-59213-735-0
cloth 978-1-59213-734-3
Excerpt available

Peter Mason: Bacchanal! Bacchanal!
The Carnival Culture of Trinidad

Mason, Peter

192 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-663-9
cloth 978-1-56639-662-2

The Brazilian Sound The Brazilian Sound
Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular Music of Brazil

McGowan, Chris and Ricardo Pessanha

Revised and Expanded Edition
280 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2008
paper 978-1-59213-929-3
cloth 978-1-59213-928-6
Excerpt available

Chilean New Song

Chilean New Song
The Political Power of Music, 1960s-1973
McSherry, J. Patrice

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2015
paper 978-1-4399-1152-5
cloth 978-1-4399-1151-8

Norma Miller, Evette Jensen: Swingin' at the Savoy Swingin' at the Savoy
The Memoir of a Jazz Dancer

Miller, Norma with Evette Jensen

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2001
paper 978-1-56639-849-7
Excerpt available

William Minor: Unzipped Souls Unzipped Souls
A Jazz Journey Through the Soviet Union

Minor, William

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
cloth 978-1-56639-324-9

Sergio Navarrete Pellicer: Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala
Navarrete Pellicer, Sergio

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-292-8
cloth 978-1-59213-291-1
Excerpt available


Music and Community in Twentieth-Century Jewish Philadelphia
Netsky, Hankus

198 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2015
cloth 978-1-4399-0903-4

Babatunde Olatunji: The Beat of My Drum The Beat of My Drum
An Autobiography

Olatunji, Babatunde with Robert Atkinson and Akinsola Akiwowo, foreword by Joan Baez, introduction by Eric Charry

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-354-3
cloth 978-1-59213-353-6
Excerpt available

Music and Social Change in South Africa Music and Social Change in South Africa
Maskanda Past and Present

Olsen, Kathryn

222 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2014
cloth 978-1-43991-136-5

Oye Como Va!

Oye Como Va!
Hybridity and Identity in Latino Popular Music
Pacini Hernandez, Deborah

238 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
paper 978-1-4399-0090-1
cloth 978-1-4399-0089-5
Excerpt available


Rock, Folk, and the Environment
Pedelty, Mark

242 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0712-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0711-5

William Eric Perkins: Droppin' Science Droppin' Science
Critical Essays on Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture

edited by Perkins, William Eric

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1995
paper 978-1-56639-362-1
cloth 978-1-56639-361-4
Excerpt available

John Ardoin, Philadelphia Orchestra Association: The Philadelphia Orchestra The Philadelphia Orchestra
A Century of Music

Philadelphia Orchestra Assoc., , edited by John Ardoin

256 pp • 9x12 • Fall 1999
cloth 978-1-56639-712-4

Música Norteña

Música Norteña
Mexican Migrants Creating a Nation Between Nations
Ragland, Cathy

268 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 978-1-59213-747-3
cloth 978-1-59213-746-6
Excerpt available

Adelaida Reyes: Songs of the Caged, Songs of the Free Songs of the Caged, Songs of the Free
Music and the Vietnamese Refugee Experience

Reyes, Adelaida

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-686-8
cloth 978-1-56639-685-1
Excerpt available

Phyllis White Rodríguez-Peralta: Philadelphia Maestros Philadelphia Maestros
Ormandy, Muti, Sawallisch

Rodríguez-Peralta, Phyllis White

192 pp • 6x8 • Spring 2006
cloth 978- 1-59213-487-8
Excerpt available

The Phenomenology of Dance

The Phenomenology of Dance
Sheets-Johnstone, Maxine
Foreword by Merce Cunningham

152 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2015
paper 978-1-4399-1262-1
cloth 978-1-4399-1261-4

Sweating Saris

Sweating Saris
Indian Dance as Transnational Labor

Srinivasan, Priya

238 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0430-5
cloth 978-1-4399-0429-9
Excerpt available

W. Royal Stokes, Don Peterson: Swing Era New York Swing Era New York
The Jazz Photographs of Charles Peterson

Stokes, W. Royal, photographs by Don Peterson, foreword by Stanley Dance

232 pp • 10x8 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-464-2
cloth 978-1-56639-227-3

Masters of the Sabar

Masters of the Sabar
Wolof Griot Percussionaists of Senegal
Tang, Patricia

Includes CD
224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 978-1-59213-420-5
cloth 978-1-59213-419-9

Michael E. Veal: Fela Fela
The Life and Times of an African Musical Icon

Veal, Michael E.

352 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-765-0
cloth 978-1-56639-764-3
Excerpt available

María Teresa Vélez: Drumming for the Gods Drumming for the Gods
The Life and Times of Felipe García Villamil, santero, palero, and abakuá

Vélez, María Teresa

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-731-5
cloth 978-1-56639-730-8
Excerpt available

Troubling Gender

Troubling Gender
Youth and Cumbia in Argentina's Music Scene
Vila, Pablo and Pablo Semán, contributions by Eloísa Martín and María Julia Carozzi

230 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
paper 978-1-4399-0267-7
cloth 978-1-4399-0266-0
Excerpt available

Willa Ward-Royster, Toni Rose: How I Got Over How I Got Over
Clara Ward and the World-Famous Ward Singers

Ward-Royster, Willa, as told by Toni Rose, foreword by Horace Clarence Boyer

263 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2000
paper 978-1-56639-490-1
cloth 978-1-56639-489-5
Excerpt available

Sounding Salsa Sounding Salsa
Performing Popular Latin Dance Music in New York City

Washburne, Christopher

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-316-1
cloth 978-1-59213-315-4
Excerpt available

Whose National Music? Whose National Music?
Identity, Mestizaje, and Migration in Ecuador

Wong, Ketty

268 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
cloth 978-1-4399-0057-4>

Musicians from a Different Shore

Musicians from a Different Shore
Asians and Asian Americans in Classical Music
Yoshihara, Mari

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2007
paper 978-1-59123-333-8
cloth 978-1-59123-332-1
Excerpt available


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