Chapter 4. From Bebop to Hip Hop: American Music After 1950

  1. Josephine G. Hendin
  1. Perry Meisel

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756430.ch4

A Concise Companion to Postwar American Literature and Culture

A Concise Companion to Postwar American Literature and Culture

How to Cite

Meisel, P. (2004) From Bebop to Hip Hop: American Music After 1950, in A Concise Companion to Postwar American Literature and Culture (ed J. G. Hendin), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756430.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631207092

Online ISBN: 9780470756430

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Keywords:

  • american music;
  • jazz;
  • musicians;
  • racist;
  • world war II

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Jazz Myth, Jazz Reality

  • Jazz and Rhythm and Blues

  • Soul

  • Urban Blues

  • Rock and Roll

  • The Myth of Popular Culture