Bluegrass Breakdown

Bluegrass Breakdown : THE MAKING OF THE OLD SOUTHERN SOUND

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"Best single academic book on bluegrass."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 154.94 x 226.06 x 30.48mm | 453.59g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252071174
  • 9780252071171
  • 973,303

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ADVANCE PRAISE "Bluegrass Breakdown is a seminal work in its field... Robert Cantwell has had the foresight, the initiative, and the intellectual creativity to create a model for explaining a major force in southern and, indeed, American culture." -- The Journal of Southern History "A thoroughly researched and often brilliant attempt to place bluegrass music into a historical, as well as musicological, cultural, and imaginative context. Bluegrass Breakdown is, without a doubt, the most thought-provoking work on bluegrass -- and its father, Bill Monroe -- I have ever read." -- Jon Hartley Fox, Bluegrass Unlimitedshow more

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