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Music in Trinidad: Carnival: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture

  • Author: Dudley, Shannon
  • Author: Wade, Bonnie C.



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  • Foreword: Preface: CD Track List:
  • 1. Carnival and Society Carnival Trinidadian Society Trinidadian Carnival in the Nineteenth Century Music
  • 2. The Man of Words From Chantwell to Calypsonian The Lord Kitchener The Mighty Sparrow The Mighty Chalkdust David Rudder Singing Sandra
  • 3. Calypso in the Tent and on the Road The Tent The Road Instrumentation Form Rhythmic Feel Phrasing Breaks
  • 4. The National Instrument Origins Changing Perceptions The Instrument The Ensemble The Music Form: Texture: Rhythm:
  • 5. Steelband Repertoire Music for the Road Fetes Music Festival The Bomb Panorama Framing Tradition
  • 6. Bacchanal Time Soca Rapso Ragga Soca Chutney Soca Defining Musical Genres Conclusion Glossary: Resources: Index: