Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 September 2020

320 Pages | 25 music examples; 44 photos; 1 table

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190936464

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Música Típica

Cumbia and the Rise of Musical Nationalism in Panama

Sean Bellaviti

Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music

  • Offers the first English-language study of Panamanian popular music
  • Draws on archival and ethnographic research to trace the story of Panamanian música típica
  • Illuminates the close ties between music and national identity in Latin America more broadly