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26. Cover image for 'Rhymes in the Flow'
How Rappers Flip the Beat
Macklin Smith and Aurko Joshi
Reveals the deep roots, poetic structures, and uncommon artistry of rap poetry and performance
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Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rhymes in the Flow"
27. Cover image for 'Music on the Move'
Danielle Fosler-Lussier
A dynamic multimedia introduction to the global connections among peoples and their music
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Web 2020 Open Access Available Read Online
28. Cover image for 'Sounding Dissent'
Rebel Songs, Resistance, and Irish Republicanism
Stephen R. Millar
In Belfast’s rebel music scene, Irish republican musicians and audiences engage in ritualized resistance against the British state
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Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Sounding Dissent"
29. Cover image for 'Good Vibrations'
Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys in Critical Perspective
Philip Lambert, Editor
An international, interdisciplinary exploration of the band that helped define 1960s America

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Web 2020 Open Access Available Read Online
30. Cover image for 'Sounds of the Underground'
A Cultural, Political and Aesthetic Mapping of Underground and Fringe Music
Stephen Graham
The first scholarly examination of underground music in the digital age
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Web 2020 Open Access Available Read Online
31. Cover image for 'Record Cultures'
The Transformation of the U.S. Recording Industry
Kyle Barnett
Tracing the cultural, technological, and economic shifs that shaped the first transformation of the music industry
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Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Record Cultures"
Audio Download Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Record Cultures"
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The Transformation of the U.S. Recording Industry
Kyle Barnett
Tracing the cultural, technological, and economic shifts that shaped the transformation of the recording industry
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Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Record Cultures"
Audio Download Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Record Cultures"
32. Cover image for 'What Is Post-Punk?'
Genre and Identity in Avant-Garde Popular Music, 1977-82
Mimi Haddon
Is post-punk a genre? Where did it come from? And what does it mean?
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Ebook 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "What Is Post-Punk?"
33. Cover image for 'Soda Goes Pop'
Pepsi-Cola Advertising and Popular Music
Joanna K. Love
Pepsi turned pop music in commercials from novelty to norm—with profound effects on both American culture and commerce
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Soda Goes Pop"
34. Cover image for 'Jazz from Detroit'
Mark Stryker
Mark Stryker celebrates Detroit’s profound influence on jazz from the mid-20th century through the present day.
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Jazz from Detroit"
35. Cover image for 'Intents and Purposes'
Philosophy and the Aesthetics of Improvisation
Eric Lewis
A bold exploration of how we define improvised music
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Intents and Purposes"
36. Cover image for 'The Beatles through a Glass Onion'
Reconsidering the White Album
Mark Osteen, Editor
The first scholarly volume devoted to the White Album shines new light—and new appreciation—on the Beatles’ best-selling recording
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Beatles through a Glass Onion"
37. Cover image for 'Bytes and Backbeats'
Repurposing Music in the Digital Age
Steve Savage
An examination of how musical activity has been transformed by contemporary production practices
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Web 2011 Open Access Available Read Online
38. Cover image for 'Rhythms of the Afro-Atlantic World'
Rituals and Remembrances
Edited by Mamadou Diouf and Ifeoma Kiddoe Nwankwo

Collected essays exploring the origins and evolution of music and dance in Afro-Atlantic culture

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Web 2010 Open Access Available Read Online
39. Cover image for 'The Passions of Peter Sellars'
Staging the Music
Susan McClary
Tracing the legendary career of Peter Sellars through his visually rich opera productions
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Ebook 2019 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Passions of Peter Sellars"
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Conversations on the Improviser's Art
Andy Hamilton
With a foreword by Joe Lovano, an oral biography of the preeminent alto saxophonist of cool jazz
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Lee Konitz"
41. Cover image for 'The American Stravinsky'
The Style and Aesthetics of Copland's New American Music, the Early Works, 1921-1938
Gayle Murchison
The first study to show Copland's style development from his early works through his first widely accessible ballet
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2012 Open Access Available Read Online
42. Cover image for 'The Black Musician and the White City'
Race and Music in Chicago, 1900-1967
Amy Absher
An exploration of the history of African American musicians in Chicago during the mid-20th century
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Web 2014 Open Access Available Read Online
43. Cover image for 'A Poetry Precise and Free'
Selected Madrigals of Guarini
Nicholas R. Jones
New translations and insightful commentary on art and courtly love in Renaissance Italy breathe fresh life into Guarini’s finest madrigals
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Poetry Precise and Free"
44. Cover image for 'The Pop Palimpsest'
Intertextuality in Recorded Popular Music
Lori Burns and Serge Lacasse, Editors
A fascinating interdisciplinary collection of essays on intertextual relationships in popular music
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Pop Palimpsest"
45. Cover image for 'Uncharted'
Creativity and the Expert Drummer
Bill Bruford
Renowned rock drummer Bill Bruford analyzes the creative processes of drumming, using his own— and other famous musicians’— expertise and insights
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Uncharted"
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Imaging the City in Song
Dominic Symonds
Imaginative walking tours that retrace the map of Manhattan as it resonates with the music of Broadway
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Broadway Rhythm"
47. Cover image for 'Beyond Notation'
The Music of Earle Brown
Rebecca Y. Kim, Editor
The first comprehensive survey of the groundbreaking work of Earle Brown, augmented with several newly published items from his personal archive
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Beyond Notation"
48. Cover image for 'The British Blues Network'
Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
Andrew Kellett
An exciting new examination of how African-American blues music was emulated and used by white British musicians in the late 1950s and early 1960s
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The British Blues Network"
49. Cover image for 'Hearing Harmony'
Toward a Tonal Theory for the Rock Era
Christopher Doll
An original, listener-based approach to harmony for popular music from the rock era of the 1950s to the present
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Hearing Harmony"
50. Cover image for 'I Hear a Symphony'
Motown and Crossover R&B
Andrew Flory
Investigates how the music of Motown Records functioned as the center of the company’s creative and economic impact worldwide
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "I Hear a Symphony"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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