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Author Rommen, Timothy.

Title "Mek some noise" : gospel music and the ethics of style in Trinidad / Timothy Rommen
Published Berkleley : University of California Press ; Chicago : Center for Black Music Research, Columbia College, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 217 pages) : illustrations, music
Series Music of the African diaspora ; 11
Music of the African diaspora ; 11
Contents Music, memory, and identity in full gospel Trinidad -- The ethics of style -- Nationalism and the soul : gospelypso as independence -- Transnational dreams, global desires : North America as sound -- Regionalisms : performances beyond a boundary -- Jehova's music : jammin' at the margins of Trinidadian gospel music -- Reenvisioning ethics, revisiting style
Summary Timothy Rommen presents an ethnographic study of Caribbean gospel music, engaging the musical world of contemporary Christians in Trinidad and Tobago at the nexus where music and religion meet
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-211) and index
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Subject Gospel music -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Trinidad -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520940547 (electronic bk.)
9780520940543 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Make some noise