The Steelband Movement

The Steelband Movement
The Forging of a National Art in Trinidad and Tobago

Stephen Stuempfle

1996 | 312 pages | Cloth $45.00 | Paper $24.95
Music
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Table of Contents

Maps
Preface
Introduction
1. Festive and Musical Traditions in Trinidad
2. The Emergence of the Steelband: The 1930s and 1940s
3. The Institutionalization of the Steelband: The 1940s and 1950s
4. The Steelband in the Post-Independence Era: The 1960s and 1970s
5. The Steelband in Contemporary Trinidad and Tobago
6. The Steelband: Cultural Creativity and the Construction of Identities

Suggested Listening
Notes
Bibliography
Index