Sing Us One of the Old Songs: A Guide to Popular Song 1860-1920 / Edition 198

Sing Us One of the Old Songs: A Guide to Popular Song 1860-1920 / Edition 198

by Michael Kilgarriff
ISBN-10:
0198166575
ISBN-13:
9780198166573
Pub. Date:
04/28/1999
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA

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Sing Us One of the Old Songs: A Guide to Popular Song 1860-1920 / Edition 198

Michael Kilgarriff—for thirty years a music hall chairman, producer, and musical director—has compiled a wealth of information on popular song in Britain during the 60 years from 1860 to 1920, comprehensively cross-indexed under performer, lyricist, composer, and year. This invaluable and long-awaited addition to the Music Hall literature is unrivalled in its magnitude and unique in its scope.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198166573
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Pages: 864
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
Principal Popular Song Publishers
Abbreviations
Core Song-List
Artistes' Repertoires
Lyricists and Composers
Date-List
Show Songs
Sources & Bibliography
Index of Song and Sketch Titles

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