Timeline of Music in the United States (1950-1969)

Timeline of Music in the United States (1950-1969)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. This is a timeline of music in the United States from 1950 to 1969. The Fender Esquire guitar is released; it is the first "mass-produced, solid body electric guitar." The recent success of "Tennessee Waltz," a "folk" or country song, a number of cover versions are released, including Jimmy Mitchell's, arranged for jazz band by Erskine Hawkins, and Patti Page, whose version is "pathbreaking" as Page sings "four-piece harmony with herself, creating a delicate latticework of sound... simultaneously direct and ethereal, plain yet highly ornamented, with an aura of childlike magic."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Secut Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136255596
  • 9786136255590