Songsters and Saints: Vocal Traditions on Race Records / Edition 1

Songsters and Saints: Vocal Traditions on Race Records / Edition 1

by Paul Oliver
     
 

Paul Oliver rediscovers the wealth of neglected vocal traditions represented on Race records.See more details below

Overview

Paul Oliver rediscovers the wealth of neglected vocal traditions represented on Race records.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521269421
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1984
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; A note on the transcriptions; The half ain't never been told; An introduction; 1. Do the Bombashay; 2. Under the chicken tree; 3 The long-tailed blue; 4. If luck don't change; 5. As the eagle stirreth her nest; 6. Three ways to praise; 7. Honey in the rock; 8. Natural-born men; 9. Next week, sometime…?; Notes; Bibliography; A guide to reissued recordings; Index of song titles; Index of artists; General index.

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