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Published: 04 June 2009

336 Pages | 43 halftones

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195343069

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Cajun Breakdown

The Emergence of an American-Made Music

Ryan Andre Brasseaux

American Musicspheres

  • The most thoroughly researched and broadly conceived history of Cajun music ever put into print
  • Features unpublished primary source materials about Cajun music's origins and history
  • Balances probing, in depth social/cultural analysis with musical discussions about the idiom's development and evolution