Gennett Records and Starr Piano, Indiana (Images of America Series)

Gennett Records and Starr Piano, Indiana (Images of America Series)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467117258
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 09/05/2016
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,215,987
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Charlie B. Dahan is a professor in the recording industry department at Middle Tennessee State University, where he is pursuing a PhD in public history. He writes a daily blog and is coauthoring a discography about Gennett Records. Linda Gennett Irmscher is a great-granddaughter of Henry Gennett and an avid collector of Gennett Records and Starr Piano memorabilia.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 The Rise of Starr Piano: 1872-1915 9

2 The Birth of a Record Company: 1916-1922 39

3 Jazz Me Blues: 1923-1929 63

4 Depression Blues: 1930-1969 97

5 Once There Was Music Here: 1970-2016 113

Bibliography 126

Selected Index 127

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