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Published: 13 September 2019

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190656843

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Caribbean Carnival Music in New York

Ray Allen

American Musicspheres

  • First book-length study of steelband and calypso music in the diaspora
  • First documented history of Brooklyn's soca music industry
  • First thorough history of Brooklyn's Carnival J'ouvert celebration