Freedom Music: Wales, Emancipation and Jazz 1850 1950 .

Freedom Music traces the history of how early African American and jazz music came to Wales. From Abolitionist collaborations, minstrelsy, ragtime, blues, hot music, and swing, Jen Wilson shows us an innovative side of Wales previously hidden from history. This music appealed to Wales vibrant youth and those not part of the mainstream culture of chapels, choirs, and male voice choirs. Wilson unfolds this musical history by examining womens emancipation, gender politics, social history, and Welsh culture. She looks at cultural innovations by women entrepreneurs during and from the First World War. Wilson also focuses on the history of African American music in Wales and highlights the widespread misogyny and discrimination within jazz music in Wales. The stories within
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Authors: Jen Wilson

Date: 2021

Upload Date: 5/30/2022 8:35:16 AM

Format: epub

Pages: 336



Language: English

ISBN / ASIN: 1786834073


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