Jones, LeRoi, 1934-

Blues people : Negro music in white America / Negro music in white America by LeRoi Jones. - New York : W. Morrow, 1963. - xii, 244 p. ; 22 cm. - Apollo editions, A-103 .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The Negro as Non-American, Some Backgrounds -- The Negro as Property -- African Slaves, Their Music -- Afro-Christian Music and Religion -- Slave and Post-Slave -- Primitive Blues and Primitive Jazz -- Classic Blues -- The City -- Enter the Middle Class -- Swim, From Verb to Noun -- The Modern Scene.

Examines the history of the Negro in America through the music he created.

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African Americans--Music--History and criticism.
Blues (Music)--History and criticism.
Jazz--History and criticism.
African Americans.
African Americans--Music.
Jazz--History and criticism.
African Americans--History.
Black musicians.
Blues.
Negers.
Blues--Histoire et critique.--États-Unis
Noirs américains--Musique--Histoire et critique.
Jazz--Histoire et critique.--États-Unis
Noirs américains.
Afroamerikanische Musik
Geschichte


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M1670 / .J6 1963

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