The Resource A night in Tunisia : imaginings of Africa in jazz, by Norman C. Weinstein

A night in Tunisia : imaginings of Africa in jazz, by Norman C. Weinstein

Label
A night in Tunisia : imaginings of Africa in jazz
Title
A night in Tunisia
Title remainder
imaginings of Africa in jazz
Statement of responsibility
by Norman C. Weinstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstein, Norman
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3506
LC item number
.W44 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Songs
  • Musik
  • Jazz
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Schwarzafrika
Label
A night in Tunisia : imaginings of Africa in jazz, by Norman C. Weinstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Discographies: p. 199-225
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening night in Tunisia : an introduction -- Earliest intimations of a return to the motherland -- Madame Zzaj testifies why a drum is a woman -- "A night in Tunisia" : the evolution of a standard -- John Coltrane : sounding the African cry for paradise -- George Russell teaches us to play the African game -- John Carter : the play of roots and folklore -- Count Ossie and the mystic revelation of Rastafari : to Mozambique via Marcus Garvey Drive -- Randy Weston : talking piano like a drum shouting freedom -- Max Roach : drumming the tales of African and African-American liberation -- Pierre Dørge : travelling through a new world jungle armed with guitar and orchestra -- Archie Shepp : magical portraits for the diaspora -- Yusef Lateef : re-visioning the geography of the blues -- Sunny Murray and the creation of time -- Ronald Shannon Jackson : journey to Africa without end -- Beyond the Americanization of Ooga Booga : charting the pathways of Afrocentric imagination
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780810825253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
92003476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25317454
  • (OCoLC)ocm25317454
Label
A night in Tunisia : imaginings of Africa in jazz, by Norman C. Weinstein
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Discographies: p. 199-225
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening night in Tunisia : an introduction -- Earliest intimations of a return to the motherland -- Madame Zzaj testifies why a drum is a woman -- "A night in Tunisia" : the evolution of a standard -- John Coltrane : sounding the African cry for paradise -- George Russell teaches us to play the African game -- John Carter : the play of roots and folklore -- Count Ossie and the mystic revelation of Rastafari : to Mozambique via Marcus Garvey Drive -- Randy Weston : talking piano like a drum shouting freedom -- Max Roach : drumming the tales of African and African-American liberation -- Pierre Dørge : travelling through a new world jungle armed with guitar and orchestra -- Archie Shepp : magical portraits for the diaspora -- Yusef Lateef : re-visioning the geography of the blues -- Sunny Murray and the creation of time -- Ronald Shannon Jackson : journey to Africa without end -- Beyond the Americanization of Ooga Booga : charting the pathways of Afrocentric imagination
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780810825253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
92003476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25317454
  • (OCoLC)ocm25317454

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