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Sweet songs for gentle Americans : the parlor song in America, 1790-1860 / Nicholas E. Tawa.


Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green University Popular Press, [1980] .
ISBN 0879721308, 087972157X, 9780879721572, 9780879721305

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Subjects Chansons anglaises -- États-Unis -- Histoire et critique.
Liederen.
Musique populaire -- États-Unis -- Jusqu'à 1901 -- Histoire et critique.
Populaire muziek.
Popular music -- United States -- To 1901 -- History and criticism.
Popular music.
Songs, English -- United States -- History and criticism.
Songs, English.
United States.
Description 273 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, music ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-207) and index.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-207).
Contents Clarifications -- The parlor-song public -- The parlor song in music education -- Ballad singers and their performances -- Minstrel songs and parlor melodies -- The economics of the parlor song -- The subject matter of parlor songs -- Musical characteristics of parlor songs.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6871477
(OCoLC)ocm06871477
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Tawa, Nicholas E.
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