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Great men of American popular song; the history of the American popular song told through the lives, careers, achievements, and personalities of its foremost composers and lyricists--from William Billings of the Revolutionary War through Bob Dylan,


Rev. and enl. ed.. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1972] .
ISBN 9780133641820, 0133641821

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Subjects Composers -- United States -- Biography.
Composers.
Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Popular music.
United States.
Description x, 404 pages 25 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Contents From fuguing tunes to martial tunes: William Billings -- Songs with sentiment: Henry Russell -- Songs of the blackface minstrel: Dan Emmett -- Songs of the negro, 1: Stephen Foster -- Songs of the negro, 2: James A. Bland -- Songs of the Civil War, 1: George Frederick Root -- Songs of the Civil War, 2: Henry Clay Work -- Songs of the sentimental nineties: Paul Dresser -- Songs from Tin Pan Alley: Harry von Tilzer -- Songs from vaudeville: Gus Edwards -- Songs from operetta: Victor Herbert -- Songs from musical comedy, 1: George M. Cohan -- Songs with syncopation: Irving Berlin -- Songs with the blues, 1: W.C. Handy -- Songs from musical comedy, 2: Jerome Kern (and P.G. Wodehouse and Otto Harbach) -- Songs of the 1920's, 1: Vincent Youmans -- Songs of the 1920's, 2: De Sylva, Brown, and Henderson -- Songs of the 1920's and 1930's, 1: Geoge and Ira Gershwin -- Songs of the 1920's and 1930's, 2: Rodgers and Hart -- Songs of the 1920's and 1930's, 3: Cole Porter -- Songs from the little revues: Arthur Schwartz (and Howard Dietz) -- Songs with social significance: Harold Rome -- Songs with the blues, 2: Harold Arlen (and E.Y. Harburg and Johnny Mercer) -- Songs from World War II: Frank Loesser -- Songs from musical plays, 1: Rodgers and Hammerstein -- Songs from musical plays, 2: Lerner and Loewe -- Songs from the movies, 1: Harry Warren (and Al Dubin) -- Songs from the movies, 2: James Van Heusen (and Sammy Cahn) -- Songs from the movies, 3: Henry Mancini -- Songs of protest: Bob Dylan -- Songs with the Nashville sound: Johnny Cash -- Songs of the 1960's and 1970's: Burt Bacharach and Hal David.
Genre Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)314128
(OCoLC)ocm00314128
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ewen, David, 1907-1985.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information

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