Award-Winning Books: Music and Dance

1799 reg

Arsenio Rodríguez and the Transnational Flows of Latin Popular Music

David F. García

224 pages
6 x 9
5 tables, 18 figs., 12 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-386-4 $31.95 Jun 06
HC: 978-1-59213-385-7 $86.50 Jun 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-387-1 $31.95 Jun 06

Certificate of Merit for Best Research in Recorded Folk, Ethnic, or World Music from the Association for Recorded Sound, 2007

2327 reg

Chilean New Song

The Political Power of Music, 1960s-1973

J. Patrice McSherry

254 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-1152-5 $45.95 May 15
HC: 978-1-4399-1151-8 $98.50 May 15
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1153-2 $45.95

Cecil B. Currey Book Award, 2015

1397 reg

East Indian Music in the West Indies

Tân-Singing, Chutney, and the Making of Indo-Caribbean Culture

Peter Manuel

288 pages
7 x 10
1 map 34 figures 18 halftones

HC: 978-1-56639-762-9 $96.50 Jun 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0570-8 $43.95 Jun 00

Gordon K. Lewis Award from the Caribbean Studies Association, 2000

1926 reg

I Walked with Giants

The Autobiography of Jimmy Heath

Jimmy Heath and Joseph McLaren

344 pages
6 x 9
35 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-0198-4 $39.50 Jan 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0200-4 $39.50

Best Book of the Year from the Jazz Journalists Association, 2011

1609 reg

I Wanna Be Me

Rock Music and the Politics of Identity

Theodore Gracyk

304 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-903-6 $30.95 Oct 01
HC: 978-1-56639-902-9 $69.50 Oct 01

Co-Winner of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music Book Award, 2002

1492 reg

The Philadelphia Orchestra

A Century of Music

Philadelphia Orchestra Assoc., edited by John Ardoin

256 pages
9 x 12
241 duotones

HC: 978-1-56639-712-4 $102.50 Nov 99

Philadelphia Book Clinic Certificate of Award, 2000

2002 reg

Rave Culture

The Alteration and Decline of a Philadelphia Music Scene

Tammy L Anderson

240 pages
6 x 9
8 tables, 2 figs., 9 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-934-7 $30.95 Jun 09
HC: 978-1-59213-933-0 $86.50 Jun 09
Ebook: 978-1-59213-935-4 $30.95

Charles Horten Cooley Award, 2010

2317 reg

Softly, with Feeling

Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music

Edward Berger

400 pages
6 x 9
1 tables, 35 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1127-3 $36.00 Apr 18
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1129-7 $36.00

Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Award for Excellence in the category of Best Historical Research in Recorded Jazz, 2015

1930 reg

Sounds of the Modern Nation

Music, Culture, and Ideas in Post-Revolutionary Mexico

Alejandro L. Madrid

224 pages
5.5 x 8.25
3 tables, 36 figs.

HC: 978-1-59213-694-0 $61.50 Nov 08

International Casa de las Américas Musicology Prize, 2005

2122 reg

Sweating Saris

Indian Dance as Transnational Labor

Priya Srinivasan

238 pages
6 x 9
6 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-0430-5 $31.95 Nov 11
HC: 978-1-4399-0429-9 $76.50 Nov 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0431-2 $31.95 Nov 11

Emory Elliott Book Award, 2012

1214 reg

Swingin' at the Savoy

The Memoir of a Jazz Dancer

Norma Miller and Evette Jensen

304 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 52 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-849-7 $31.95

Norma Miller is a recipient of the 2003 National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellowships

2394 reg

Whisper Not

The Autobiography of Benny Golson

Benny Golson and Jim Merod

352 pages
6 x 9
33 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1333-8 $39.50 May 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1335-2 $39.50 May 16

Association for Recorded Sound Collections' award for Best History Book in the category of Best Historical Research in Recorded Jazz, 2017
One of the Best Jazz books of 2017 by New York City Jazz Record

2044 reg

Whose National Music?

Identity, Mestizaje, and Migration in Ecuador

Ketty Wong

272 pages
6 x 9
18 figs., 19 halftones, 1 maps

HC: 978-1-4399-0057-4 $71.50 Sep 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0059-8 $71.50 Sep 12

Latin American Studies Association Ecuadorian Studies Section Book Prize for the most outstanding work published in the field of Ecuadorian studies, 2012