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Music in Cuba

(2001)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Originally published in 1946 and never before available in English, Music in Cuba is not only the best and most extensive study of Cuban musical history, it is a work of literature. Drawing on such primary documents as church circulars and musical scores, Carpentier encompasses European-style elite Cuban music as well as the popular rural Spanish folk and urban Afro-Cuban music.

    

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March 2001 : USA Hardback
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Title: Music in Cuba
Author(s): Alejo Carpentier
ISBN: 0-8166-3229-4 / 978-0-8166-3229-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press
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Paperback Editions

December 2002 : USA Paperback
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Title: Music in Cuba
Author(s): Alejo Carpentier
ISBN: 0-8166-3230-8 / 978-0-8166-3230-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA