Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Flamenco (USA)locked

  • Anthony C. Dumas

Extract

A 19th century improvised music and dance genre that initially blended the musical and emotional sensibilities of Andalusia’s (Spain) marginalized Jews, Gitanos (Gypsies), Muslims, and other subaltern communities. Flamenco conventionally involves singing (cante), dancing (baile), and guitar accompaniment (toque). Historically, performers in North America have placed a greater emphasis on dancing and derived solo guitar styles than singing....

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Please subscribe to access the full content.