The Resource Four parts, no waiting : a social history of American barbershop harmony, Gage Averill

Four parts, no waiting : a social history of American barbershop harmony, Gage Averill

Label
Four parts, no waiting : a social history of American barbershop harmony
Title
Four parts, no waiting
Title remainder
a social history of American barbershop harmony
Statement of responsibility
Gage Averill
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Investigates the role that vernacular, barbershop-style close harmony has played in American musical history, in American life, and in the American imagination. It critiques the myths that have surrounded the barbershop revival, but also celebrates the participatory spirit of the harmony
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
782.8/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3516
LC item number
.A94 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American musicspheres
Label
Four parts, no waiting : a social history of American barbershop harmony, Gage Averill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-218) and index
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  • 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
Contents; Introduction: Past Perfect; 1. A Little Close Harmony: A Medley of Nineteenth-Century Harmony; 2. The Golden Era: Quartets in Show Business and the Music Industry; 3. The Lost Chords: The Early Barbershop Revival; 4. On Main Street, U.S.A.; 5. Romancing the Tone: Song, Sound, and Significance in Barbershop Harmony; Conclusion: Afterglow; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; CD Contents
Control code
ocn646784799
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195353754
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
1GW94<9287>287890
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36888801
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646784799
  • acls0195353757

Library Locations

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