Ragged but Right: Black Traveling Shows,

Ragged but Right: Black Traveling Shows, "Coon Songs," and the Dark Pathway to Blues and Jazz

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Overview

Ragged but Right: Black Traveling Shows, "Coon Songs," and the Dark Pathway to Blues and Jazz by Lynn Abbot, Doug Seroff

The groundbreaking study of "coon songs" and ragtime in black musical comedies, circus sideshows, and tented minstrel shows

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ISBN-13: 9781604731484
Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
Publication date: 09/17/2009
Series: American Made Music Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 19 MB
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About the Author


Lynn Abbott works for the Hogan Jazz Archive at Tulane University.

Doug Seroff, Greenbrier, Tennessee, is an independent scholar. Abbott and Seroff are the authors of Out of Sight: The Rise of African American Popular Music, 1889-1895, published by the University Press of Mississippi.

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