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Table of contents

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

  5. Steelband Repertoire
      Music for the Road
      Fêtes
      Music Festival
      The Bomb
      Panorama
      Framing Tradition

  6. Bacchanal Time
      Soca
      Rapso
      Ragga Soca
      Chutney Soca
      Defining Musical Genres
      Conclusion

Glossary
Resources
Index



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