|Description from Musicroom UK|
This landmark historical text delivers the goods promised in its title. It does not address flamenco dance whatsoever focusing instead on flamenco song forms with a special chapter devoted to the role of the guitar. IncludesSpanish lyrics for dozens of flamenco songs along with English translations and interpretive notes a glossary of flamenco terminology plus a recommended bibliography and discography are also provided. Informal in its demeanor this carefully researched insightful book will help you develop a deeper appreciation for the flamboyant art of flamenco.