e-space
Manchester Metropolitan University's Research Repository

    Jazz in Europe Networking and Negotiating Identities

    Dias, Jose (2019) Jazz in Europe Networking and Negotiating Identities. Bloomsbury Academic. ISBN 150134658X

    File not available for download.

    Abstract

    Should we talk of European jazz or jazz in Europe? What kinds of networks link those who make it happen 'on the ground'? What challenges do they have to face? Jazz is a part of the cultural fabric of many of the European countries. Jazz in Europe: Networking and Negotiating Identities presents jazz in Europe as a complex arena, where the very notions of cultural identity, jazz practices and Europe are continually being negotiated against an ever changing social, cultural, political and economic environment. The book gives voice to musicians, promoters, festival directors, educators and researchers regarding the challenges they are faced with in their everyday practices. Jazz identities in Europe result from the negotiation between discourse and practice and in the interstices between the formal and informal networks that support them, as if 'Jazz' and 'Europe' were white canvases where diversified notions of what jazz and Europe should or could be are projected.

    Impact and Reach

    Statistics

    Activity Overview
    6 month trend
    1Download
    6 month trend
    314Hits

    Additional statistics for this dataset are available via IRStats2.

    Altmetric

    Repository staff only

    Edit record Edit record