Louis Moreau Gottschalk and the Rise of Cuban Music George L. Moneo

ISBN:

Published:

ebook

15 pages


Description

Louis Moreau Gottschalk and the Rise of Cuban Music  by  George L. Moneo

Louis Moreau Gottschalk and the Rise of Cuban Music by George L. Moneo
| ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 15 pages | ISBN: | 4.40 Mb

In a review of books on Latin American music published in 1947 the musicologist and historian Gilbert Chase wrote that Cuba was a country ?whose musical influence has been in indirect ratio to its size.?[1] From the nineteenth century, and indeed even since 1947 when Chase wrote those words, Cuban music, with its almost countless unique rhythms, instruments, melodies and forms, has become a worldwide phenomenon. It has influenced classical music, jazz, film music, Broadway, popular and dance music, and has inspired legions of fans in countries around the world as far-flung as Japan.In great measure the beginning of the world?s fascination with Cuban music can be traced to one very talented young man who went to the island as pianist and composer almost one hundred fifty years ago: Louis Moreau Gottschalk.(Read more...)



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Louis Moreau Gottschalk and the Rise of Cuban Music":


romanbluma.pl

©2012-2015 | DMCA | Contact us