Southern Fiddlers and Fiddle Contests

Southern Fiddlers and Fiddle Contests

by Chris Goertzen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1604731222

ISBN-13: 9781604731224

Pub. Date: 11/01/2008

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi

A journey to the main public venue for the most vigorous American folk music tradition  See more details below

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A journey to the main public venue for the most vigorous American folk music tradition

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604731224
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 American Fiddling ofthe Past 3

Ch. 2 Modern Fiddle Contests: The Competition Itself 26

Ch. 3 Fiddle Contests Away from the Stage 47

Ch. 4 Fiddlers across the South 65

Ch. 5 Styles and Meanings in Southern Fiddling 92

Appendix Four Fiddlers Speak 121

Bibliography 153

Index 157

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