Music in rural New England family and community life, 1870-1940 /Jennifer C. Post.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-259741

Description

xiv, 313 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)

Details

Descriptive Terms

Music History and criticism. 19th century
Music History and criticism. 20th century
Community music History and criticism.
Music Social aspects
Music Religious aspects.
Musik.
Soziale Funktion.

Originator

Post, Jennifer C.

Contents

Introduction : the geographic and social landscape -- The musical landscape : singing traditions -- Religious singing -- The musical landscape : social dance music -- The social landscape : gendered spaces -- Family song traditions : the Pierce-Spaulding family of North Shrewsbury, Vermont -- Reconstructing community traditions -- Conclusion : landscape and memory.

Publication

Durham : University of New Hamshire Press ;
Hanover : University Press of New England

Publisher Series

Revisiting New England
Revisiting New England.

Description

xiv, 313 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-306) and index.
Complimentary copy, 2004.

ISBN

1584654155 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584654155 (cloth : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks ML200.P67 2004

Places

New England
New England.
Neuengland.

Edition

1st ed.