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Published: 29 June 2020

216 Pages | 13 musical examples; 30 figures


ISBN: 9780197510841

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Latin Jazz

The Other Jazz

Christopher Washburne

Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music

  • Reevaluates the Apollo Theater as the most important Latin music stage
  • Retraces the birth of jazz to 1716 and the first influx of Caribbean slaves to New Orleans
  • Recognizes that jazz exists beyond the black-white binary in the US