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Music in American life.

Jacques Barzun

Music in American life.

With a foreword by Edward N. Waters.

by Jacques Barzun

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA Midland book, MB 37
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML200.5 B3 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20502293M

    As a companion piece to Hal Hartley's movie The Book of Life, this soundtrack is actually a bit of a curiosity at just under 58 minutes; it runs about seven minutes shorter than the movie itself, and much of the music here doesn't really fit the claustrophobic feel that Hartley generated using a herky-jerky and grainy digital-video filming process.6/ Most people would admit that the phonograph and recorded music have had an impact on life in the United States. Americans' enjoyment of records has evolved into a major phenomenon: by the Victor Talking Machine Company had assets of $2,, which grew to $33,, in

    Long Lost Blues: Popular Blues in America, (Music in American Life) Peter C. Muir University of Illinois Press Hardcover pages January Live Life Written by Nate Campany, Kool Kojak (as Allan Grigg), Joy Huerta (as Tirzah Joy Huerta Uecke) and Jesse Huerta (as Jesse Eduardo Huerta Uecke) Performed by Jesse & Joy Courtesy of Warner Music Mexico SA de CV By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing.

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