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Song and tourism, either quintessential to the tradition and livelihood of the circum-Caribbean quarter, have till lately been approached from disparate disciplinary views. students who specialise in tourism experiences in general specialize in matters resembling financial coverage, sustainability, and political implications; song students usually tend to pay attention to questions of identification, authenticity, neo-colonialism, and appropriation. even supposing the insights generated through those paths of scholarship have lengthy been necessary to examine of the area, Sun, Sea, and Sound turns its consciousness to the dynamics and interrelationships among tourism and song through the sector. Editors Timothy Rommen and Daniel T. Neely compile a bunch of top students from the fields of ethnomusicology, anthropology, mobility reviews, and historical past to advance and discover a framework - termed song touristics - that considers tune in terms of the wide variety of vacationer stories that experience constructed within the quarter. Over the process 11 chapters, the authors delve into an array of matters together with the ways that international locations akin to Jamaica and Cuba have used tune to differentiate themselves in the overseas tourism undefined, the tourism surrounding track gala's in Guadeloupe and New Orleans, the intersections among track and intercourse tourism in Brazil, and spirituality tourism in Cuba. An quintessential source for the research of tune and tourism in worldwide viewpoint, Sun, Sea, and Sound is vital studying for students and scholars throughout disciplines attracted to the Caribbean region.

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