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Faces and Voices of Son Jarocho

Faces and Voices of Son Jarocho

ByAlec Dempster

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The Faces of Son Jarocho combines interviews and portraits using printmaking as a medium. Alec Dempster documents elderly musicians, singers and dancers from the state of Veracruz, Mexico whose lives have all revolved around the music called Son Jarocho. The 30 prints in this book are meticulously created gems which capture the spirit of each person portrayed. Conceived as a tribute to some of the people who have spent most of their lives playing Son Jarocho and have actively struggled to preserve the traditions of their communities. All of the texts are in both Spanish and English. With the purchase of this book you may also request the 60 minute audio of interviews and field recordings.

Details

Publication Date
Apr 5, 2011
Language
English
Category
Art & Photography
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Alec Dempster

Specifications

Pages
80
Binding
Perfect Bound
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
Small Square (7.5 x 7.5 in / 190 x 190 mm)

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