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Words and Songs of Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, and Nina Simone: Sound Motion, Blues Spirit, and African Memory

Words and Songs of Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, and Nina Simone: Sound Motion, Blues Spirit, and African Memory

  • Author: Bratcher, Melanie E.

Book

$60.25

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Estimated despatch time 7 - 10 days

Contents

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Catching the Blues Spirit
  • 3. Musing African Memory
  • 4. 3 Women
  • 5. Sound Motion and Spirit
  • 6. Summary and Conclusion. Appendix 1: Discography. Appendix 2: Life Profile Matrix. Appendix 3: Life Profile Matrix: Analytical Categories Quantified per Singer. Appendix 4: Life Profile Matrix: Analytical Categories Thematically Qualified. Appendix 5: