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Playing for change

Bruce Pollock

Playing for change

by Bruce Pollock

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock music -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    The relationship of an eighteen-year-old member of a rock band with a young runaway girl affects his decisions for the future and helps him gain a greater understanding of his creativity and personal relationships.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBruce Pollock.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P759 Pl
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4909405M
    ISBN 100345251494
    LC Control Number76062498

    Get this from a library! Playing for change. [Bruce Pollock] -- The relationship of an eighteen-year-old member of a rock band with a young runaway girl affects his decisions for the future and helps him gain a greater understanding of his creativity and personal.   Buy Playing for Change 1 by Rosenthal, Rob, Flacks, Richard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1.

    - From the award-winning documentary, "Playing For Change: Peace Through Music", comes the first of many "songs around the world" being released independently. Featured is a cover of the Ben E. King classic by musicians around the . Playing For Change is a movement created to inspire and connect the world through music. The idea for this project came from a common belief that music has the power to break down boundaries and.

    Playing For Change Foundation music student, Guem, lives in Mali’s capital city of Bamako and travels 30 kilometers by bus to attend classes at École de Musique de Kirina. Learn more about how this PFCF music program helps students discover their talent. Playing For Change 25 mins Our friends at are looking for € to equip local youth scholars and 10 teachers within the Bidi Bidi refugee settlement with mobile phones and internet access so they can benefit from distance learning resources through the online platform Coursera for Refugees.


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Rob Rosenthal, Provost and Professor of Sociology at Wesleyan University, is the coauthor recently of Playing for Change: Music and Musicians in the Service of Social Movements and an editor of Pete Seeger: His Life in His Own Words.

Dick Flacks is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at University of California–Santa Barbara. His work focuses on roots and strategies of social movements Cited by:   Playing for Change.

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Utilizing innovative mobile audio/video techniques, PFC captures these artists then combines it all together to create one seamless collaboration/5(). Although music is known to be part of the great social movements that have rocked the world, its specific contribution to political struggle has rarely been closely analyzed.

Is it truly the 'lifeblood' of movements, as some have declared, or merely the entertainment between the speeches. Drawing on interviews, case studies and musical and lyrical analysis, Rosenthal and Flacks offer a. Playing for Change. DOI link for Playing for Change. Playing for Change book. Music and Musicians in the Service of Social Movements.

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If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Creating the videos motivated us to form the Playing For Change Band—a tangible, traveling representation of our mission, featuring musicians met along our journey, and establish the Playing For Change Foundation—a separate (c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to building music and art schools for children around the world.

This album captures the beginning of Playing For Change, we travelled the world with recording equipment and cameras in search of inspiration. The result is a collective statement from over musicians spanning six continents. This remixed and remastered special edition vinyl features three previously unreleased songs.

Buy now. “The Weight,” features Ringo Starr and The Band's original member Robbie Robertson, along with musicians across 5 continents.

Great songs can travel everywhe. Reviews "Nate Chinen has written a terrific book about the shape of contemporary jazz, and right now is a terrific time to read it." — Chris Richards, The Washington Post "This is a world that desperately called for chronicling right now, and Playing Changes more than meets the occasion, making it one of the essential music books of the young century, so far.".

Game Change, the dishy, exhaustively researched, and occasionally overwritten new book on the election by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, has dominated both political gossip and book publicity. At Playing For Change Foundation, we believe the world would be a better place with more music in it.

That’s why we employ musicians and music teachers around the world to teach music, using it as a tool for education, inspiration and social change.

Come learn more about our mission and how you can be part of it: This song is featured on our first album, "PFC: Songs Around T. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

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"Playing for Change" began a decade ago, the brainchild of Grammy-winning music producer and engineer Mark Johnson. "I was in a subway in New York on my way to work, and I heard these two monks playing music", he recalls/5().

This book should be required reading for anyone seeking a more in-depth understanding of the role of music in social movements. —Social Forces “Playing for Change is a thorough and focused study that will no doubt help shift the music-movement nexus conversation and offer a far more nuanced analysis of the ways in which this link has.

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The roots of all of American popular music can be found in the blues, and this story illustrates the value in understanding and respecting the history of 5/5(2). Rob Rosenthal, Provost and Professor of Sociology at Wesleyan University, is the coauthor recently of Playing for Change: Music and Musicians in the Service of Social Movements and an editor of Pete Seeger: His Life in His Own Words.

Dick Flacks is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at University of California–Santa Barbara. His work focuses on roots and strategies of social movements Author: Rob Rosenthal. Throughout September, the #KidLitPicks book club on Instagram featured books that explore the idea of change.

Below are the books chosen by the book club participants for the month of September. October's theme is "Unlock Their Imagination." Little Tree, by Loren Long (shared by @readingisourthing) "Change is a good thing.

New beginnings are.A book I'm currently reading, "Playing Changes" by Nate Chinen, is a fascinating argument that we are currently in an age of amazing new jazz artists and an equal amount of amazing innovation and new ways for jazz composers and soloists to further this resilient art of musical improvisation/5(51).