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African rhythms

the autobiography of Randy Weston

Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Arranger's preface
Origins
Growing up in Brooklyn
The scene shifts to the Pacific
Postwar: escaping the panic
Post-Berkshires: succumbing to the irresistible lure
Enter Melba Liston
Uhuru Afrika : freedom Africa
Making the pilgrimage
Touring the motherland
Making a home in Africa
Connecting with the Gnawa
Building a life in Tangier: the African Rhythms Club
Festival blues, then divine intervention : blue Moses
Post Morocco and the Ellington connection
Compositions and sessions
The African Rhythms Quintet
The African Queen
The adventures of Randy Weston
Ancient future
Conclusion: Randy Weston
philosophically yours
Discography
Awards and citations.

Edition Notes

Includes discography (p. [303]-319) and index.

Series
Refiguring American music, Refiguring American music

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
781.65092, B
Library of Congress
ML417.W36 A3 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
xx, 326 p. :
Number of pages
326

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24804122M
Internet Archive
africanrhythmsau00west
ISBN 13
9780822347842
LC Control Number
2010017148
Wikidata
Q57234798
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