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Author Carney, Court.

Title Cuttin' up : how early jazz got America's ear / Court Carney.

Publication Info. Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, [2009]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  781.6520973 CAR    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  781.65 CAR    AVAILABLE
Description x, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series CultureAmerica
Culture America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-210) and indexes.
Contents Introduction: A song is born -- Creation. Ragtime, the blues, and the reorientation of American life -- New Orleans and the creation of early jazz -- Dispersion. Chicago and the recording of jazz in the 1920s -- New York City and the broadcasting of jazz in the 1920s -- Los Angeles and the diffusion of early jazz -- Acceptance. An American music -- Conclusion: "Twenty years of jazz" : Benny Goodman.
Subject Jazz -- 1921-1930 -- History and criticism.
Dissemination of music -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Cutting up
Other Form: Online version: Carney, Court. Cuttin' up. Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2009 (OCoLC)639560578
ISBN 9780700616756 cloth alkaline paper
0700616756 cloth alkaline paper

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