ISBN-10:
0415941792
ISBN-13:
9780415941792
Pub. Date:
01/28/2005
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music / Edition 1

Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music / Edition 1

by W. K. McNeilW. K. McNeil
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Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415941792
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/28/2005
Edition description: UK ed.
Pages: 514
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Dr. William K. McNeil, a historian with a Ph.D. in Folklore and American Studies, has been the folklorist at the Ozark folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas, since 1976. Dr. McNeil has also worked for the Smithsonian Institution and the Office of State History in Albany, NY. In 1995, he was elected to the Fellows of the American Folklore Society.
Dr. McNeil has writen sixteen books and contributed to many publications as an editor, columnist, or reviewer. He has also produced thirty-six recordings dealing with folk, popular, country, and gospel music. His Smithsonian Collection of Classic Blues was nominated for a Grammy Award in 1993.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors

List of Entries A-Z

Introduction

Entries A-Z

Index

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