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Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music

Irwin Stambler

Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music

by Irwin Stambler

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Published by St.James Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIrwin Stambler and Grelun Landon.
ContributionsLandon, Grelun.
The Physical Object
PaginationX, 396 p.
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20709634M

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While the precise origins of country and western music are not entirely clear, it is thought to have its roots in traditional folk music of the British Isles. Once this particular sound was brought by British immigrants to the United States, country music began to change as it was blended with the music of immigrants from other places, as well as with traditional religious hymns and the music. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Box Set release of The Encyclopedia of Country & Western Music on Discogs. Label: Retro (2) - R2CD ,Dejavu Retro Gold Collection - R2CD • Format: Box Set 2x, CD Compilation • Country: Europe • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Country.

Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music. Notes "Earlier editions published under the title The encyclopedia of folk, country and western music"--T.p. verso. "3rd edition, revised & updated"--Dust jacket. Includes videography and discography (p. ), bibliography (p. ), and indexes. Subject headings Country music. Immediately upon publication in , the Encyclopedia of Country Music became a much-loved reference source, prized for the wealth of information it contained on that most American of musical genres. Countless fans have used it as the source for answers to questions about everything from country's first commercially successful recording, to the genre's pioneering music videos, to what.


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Country music: the encyclopedia User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Stambler and Landon here offer the third edition of a text first published as The Encyclopedia of Folk, Country, and Western Music (LJ 11/15/69; St.

Martin's rev. ed.). The chiefly biographical Read full review. Get this from a library. The encyclopedia of folk, country, & western music. [Irwin Stambler; Grelun Landon]. Revised edition of: Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music. Description: pages, 56 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Encyclopedia of folk, country and western music: Responsibility: Irwin Stambler and Grelun Landon.

Irwin Stambler has been writing about music since the mids. "Folk and Blues: The Encyclopedia "is his fifth volume in the series for St. Martin's Press, which has also included the "Encyclopedia of Pop Music, Encyclopedia of Folk, Country, and Western Music, Encyclopedia of Pop, Rock, and Soul, and Country Music: The Encyclopedia.

The book also includes three specially commissioned articles, by Sam Hinton ("Changing Attitudes Towards Folk Music"), Ed Kahn ("Country and Pop Music: Development and Relationship"), and Bill Anderson ("The Fall and Rise of Country Music"), as well as a comprehensive bibliography, discography; and nearly a hundred photographs.

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Pages in category "Folk music by country" The following 18 pages are in this category, out of 18 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Western music is a form of country and hillbilly music composed by and about the people who settled and worked throughout the Western United States and Western n music celebrates the lifestyle of the cowboy on the open ranges, Rocky Mountains, and prairies of Western North ly related musically to old English, Irish, Scottish, and folk ballads, also the Mexican folk Cultural origins: Western United States.

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