Exploring social and cultural diversity within 'black British jazz’ audiences

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleExploring social and cultural diversity within 'black British jazz’ audiences Author(S)Linda Wilks (Author)
Abstract  This paper presents the findings of a recent study which explores the social, economic and cultural characteristics of audiences for performances by black British jazz musicians. It draws on Bourdieu’s theoretical concept of cultural capital, which links social class and educational qualification level to cultural consumption, as well as on Hall’s exploration of 'new ethnicities’, demonstrating how the two theories are interrelated. ...Paginationp 349-366
SubjectRecreation and performing artsDescriptorsLeisure
Journal TitleLeisure studies : the journal of the Leisure Studies Association  
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