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Published: 01 August 2016

248 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190236816

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Playing in the Cathedral

Music, Race, and Status in New Spain

Jesús A. Ramos-Kittrell

Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music

  • First study on colonial music that addresses the intersection of race and music
  • Offers an in-depth study of archival sources at the most important cathedral in the colonial Spanish world
  • Uses methodologies from musicology and social history for the study of Latin American colonial music