Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music
Author : W. K. McNeil
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 512
Release : 2013-10-18
ISBN 10 : 9781135377007
ISBN 13 : 1135377006
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music Book Description:

The Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music is the first comprehensive reference to cover this important American musical form. Coverage includes all aspects of both African-American and white gospel from history and performers to recording techniques and styles as well as the influence of gospel on different musical genres and cultural trends.


Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: W. K. McNeil
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge

The Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music is the first comprehensive reference to cover this important American musical form. Coverage includes all aspects of b
White Spirituals in the Southern Uplands
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: George Pullen Jackson
Categories: Appalachians (People)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1964 - Publisher:

White Spirituals in the Southern Uplands
Language: en
Pages: 540
Authors: George Pullen Jackson
Categories: Appalachians (People)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher:

America's Music, from the Pilgrims to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 712
Authors: Gilbert Chase
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

A history of American music, its diversity, and the cultural influences that helped it develop.
Charles Faulkner Bryan
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Carolyn Livingston
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

Livingston discusses selected examples of his music in detail."--BOOK JACKET.
White Spirituals in the Southern Uplands
Language: en
Pages: 510
Authors: George Pullen Jackson
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10 - Publisher:

This is a new release of the original 1933 edition.
American Ballads and Folk Songs
Language: en
Pages: 719
Authors: John A. Lomax
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-24 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Music and lyrics for over 200 songs. John Henry, Goin' Home, Little Brown Jug, Alabama-Bound, Black Betty, The Hammer Song, Jesse James, Down in the Valley, The
American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 812
Authors: Jan Harold Brunvand
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Contains over 500 articles Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and computer lore, Pecos Bill, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, more than 500 art
Lying Up a Nation
Language: en
Pages: 417
Authors: Ronald M. Radano
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

What is black music? For some it is a unique expression of the African-American experience, its soulful vocals and stirring rhythms forged in the fires of black
What Earl Scruggs Heard
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Bob Carlin
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-21 - Publisher: McFarland

When the story of banjo superstar Earl Scruggs is told, the rich musical environment that produced him is often ignored. During his lifetime Scruggs spun a crea