Music of Hindu Trinidad: Songs from the India Diaspora

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Like many other small towns in Trinidad, Felicity is populated almost entirely by East Indians. In their Caribbean exile, the residents of Felicity have created and recreated the music of their Hindu ancestors. "Music of Hindu Trinidad" is a fascinating account of the history and cultural significance of Hindu music that explores its symbolic, aesthetic, and psychological aspects while asking the larger question of how this music has contributed to the formation of identity in the midst of their great diaspora. Myers ...

Music of Hindu Trinidad: Songs from the India Diaspora 1999, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226554532

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Music of Hindu Trinidad: Songs from the India Diaspora 1999, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226554518

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