By Gage Averill
Averill explores such various genres as Haitian jazz, troubadour traditions, Vodou-jazz, konpa, mini-djaz, new iteration, and roots track. He examines the complicated interplay of tune with strength in contexts equivalent to honorific rituals, backed highway celebrations, Carnival, and social activities that span the political spectrum.
With firsthand bills via musicians, pictures, music texts, and ethnographic descriptions, this ebook explores the profound manifestations of strength and music within the daily efforts of standard Haitians to upward push above political repression.
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A Day for the Hunter, a Day for the Prey: Popular Music and Power in Haiti (Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology) by Gage Averill