Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Creating their own space :the development of an Indian-Caribbean musical tradition
9789766400996
9766400997
167 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
East Indians - Music - History and criticism. - Caribbean Area
Popular music - History and criticism. - Caribbean Area
Chutney (Music) - History and criticism.
Contents8
Illustrations9
Acknowledgements11
Introduction12
1 Tracing the Development of Chutney32
2 Making the Music54
3 Chutney as an Expression of Indian-Caribbean Identity86
4 From Wedding Ritual to Popular Culture111
5 Musical Spaces, Cultural Spaces, Social Spaces130
Notes157
Glossary162
References165
Index174