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Chicken Gumbo For Teachers: Diary of a Mad Teacher By Dr. Joan Cartwright
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In the Millennium, approximately 7,000 children drop out of American high schools during each day of the academic year, according to the Washington, D.C.-based Alliance for Excellent Education. This... More > book explores the reasons for frustration among teachers, today, and why there are so many children being left behind in the public school system.< Less
Women in Jazz: Music Publishing and Marketing By Dr. Joan Cartwright
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This qualitative case study explored women jazz musicians and earning as music publishers. It examined business practices of 20 women in jazz in the U.S., between 30 and 64, who compose and publish... More > jazz mu-sic. Variables were education, number of songs composed, incorporation, affiliation with royalty organiza-tions, and how they used marketing, branding, promotion, and advertisement. Participants discussed finan-cial challenges resulting from gender and age discrimination. Focus was on business tactics for operations and marketing that affected the professional careers of women jazz musicians. Best business practices were explored for women musicians in jazz and guidelines for young women entering the industry. Suggestions were made for how private corporations and governments could be more inclusive of women’s music through programming and grant-making, and recommendations for future research and policy for equitable treatment of women musicians, particularly in media and film.< Less
Women in Jazz: Music Publishing and Marketing By Dr. Joan R. Cartwright
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[Hard cover] This qualitative case study explored women jazz musicians and earning as music publishers. It examined business practices of 20 women in jazz in the U.S., between 30 and 64, who compose... More > and publish jazz mu-sic. Variables were education, number of songs composed, incorporation, affiliation with royalty organiza-tions, and how they used marketing, branding, promotion, and advertisement. Participants discussed finan-cial challenges resulting from gender and age discrimination. Focus was on business tactics for operations and marketing that affected the professional careers of women jazz musicians. Best business practices were explored for women musicians in jazz and guidelines for young women entering the industry. Suggestions were made for how private corporations and governments could be more inclusive of women’s music through programming and grant-making, and recommendations for future research and policy for equitable treatment of women musicians, particularly in media and film.< Less
Amazing Musicwomen By Joan Cartwright
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A catalog of 40 Women in Jazz and Blues from Gertrude "Ma" Rainey to Joan Cartwright. These women brought Blues and Jazz to the forefront of American society and abroad.
In Pursuit of a Melody By Joan Cartwright
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[PDF] Joan Cartwright's first book of memoirs, poetry, songs, and lectures.
Odyssey of Forever By Joan Cartwright
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A Three Act Play with choreography as an instrument of spontaneous movement in an avant garde soliloquy set to the music of "Portrait of a Dancer" Themes and Variations
In Pursuit of a Melody By Joan Cartwright
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This is the hard cover edition of Joan Cartwright's first book of memoirs, poetry, songs, and lectures.
A History of African-American Jazz and Blues By Joan Cartwright, M.A.
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Three essays and interviews with photographs by author and musician Joan Cartwright about the creation of blues in America by Africans captured for servitude on Euro-American plantations over a span... More > of 400 years. This book should be read by music students and enthusiasts, alike.< Less
The Moon, Sun Showers, Rainbows and Whipped Cream Clouds (2nd Edition) By Diva Joan Cartwright
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Black and White version of 2008 book of memoirs, poetry and wisdom from an enlightened Diva.
So, You Want To Be A Singer? By Diva Joan Cartwright
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A Manual for up-and coming Divas, musicians and composers on the how-tos of the music business and performance.