African Music

African Music
African Music

African Music

A People's Art
By Francis Bebey


192 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB, Mobipocket, PDF

Trade Paper, $19.95 (CA $29.95) (US $19.95)

ISBN 9781556521287

Rights: US & CA

Chicago Review Press (Aug 1999)
Lawrence Hill Books


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Engaging and enlightening, this guide explores African music's forms, musicians, instruments, and place in the life of the people. A discography classified by country, theme, group, and instrument is also included.


“A concise, well-illustrated introduction to traditional African music, musicians, and instruments.” —Booklist

Author Biography

Francis Bebey was a Cameroonian artist, a musician who released more than 20 albums over his career, and the author of Agatha Moudio's Son.