The Resource Accordion dreams : a journey into Cajun and Creole music, Blair Kilpatrick

Accordion dreams : a journey into Cajun and Creole music, Blair Kilpatrick

Label
Accordion dreams : a journey into Cajun and Creole music
Title
Accordion dreams
Title remainder
a journey into Cajun and Creole music
Statement of responsibility
Blair Kilpatrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By age thirty-nine, Blair Kilpatrick had settled into life as a practicing psychologist, wife, and mother. Then a chance encounter in New Orleans turned her world upside down. She returned home to Chicago with unlikely new passions for Cajun music and its defining instrument, the accordion. Captivated by recurring dreams of playing the Cajun accordion, she set out to master it. Yet she was not a musician, was too self-conscious to dance, and didn't even sing in the shower. Kilpatrick's obsession took her from Chicago's Cajun dance scene to a folk music camp in West Virginia, back and forth to
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 788.8/616241073092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML419.K526
LC item number
A3 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • discographies
Label
Accordion dreams : a journey into Cajun and Creole music, Blair Kilpatrick
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
"Suggestions for listening": pages 247-250
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings. Swamp tour -- Accordion dreams -- Charivari -- Allons à Lafayette -- Les femmes d'enfer -- Awakening at Augusta -- After Augusta -- Return to Acadiana -- Finding my voice -- Going deeper -- Our town, good night -- Danse de Poullard. First jam at Danny's -- Musical chairs -- Sauce Piquante -- In the blood -- Return to Augusta -- Singing higher -- Orphan's waltz -- Mon coeur fait plus mal -- The last session -- Another Wednesday night -- Coda : higher ground
Control code
ocn317403315
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 250 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604733389
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2kjnkd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25139381
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317403315
  • jstor1604733381

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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