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American roots music

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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Folk music -- United States -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmerican roots music (Television program)
      Statementedited by Robert Santelli, Holly George-Warren, and Jim Brown ; foreword by Bonnie Raitt.
      ContributionsSantelli, Robert., George-Warren, Holly., Brown, Jim, 1950-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3551 .A54 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232, [4] p. :
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3938057M
      ISBN 100810914328
      LC Control Number2001002511

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Over 65 essential recordings of American music-accompanied by a bunch of photos and three separate essays-from all the artists listed above, plus the Carter Family, Howlin' Wolf, Gene Autry, Clifton Chenier, B.B.

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In American music, the notion of "roots" has been a powerful refrain, but just what constitutes our true musical traditions has often been a matter of debate. As Benjamin Filene reveals, a number of competing visions of America's musical past have vied for influence over the public imagination in this century.4/5.Get this from a library!

American roots music. [Robert Santelli; Holly George-Warren; Jim Brown;] -- Photographs and text chronicle the history of American roots music, encompassing blues, country and western, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, Tejano, Native American, and other American genres of folk music.Bibliography of Sources to Learn More about American Roots Music.

Baez, Joan. The Origins of Country Music. New York: Hawthorne Books. Mississippi Roots of American Popular Music.