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The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music /

Title:
The Bristol sessions : writings about the big bang of country music /
Published:
Jefferson, N.C. : c2005.
Format:
Book
Institution:
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Contents:
pt. 1. Before the Bristol sessions. Early sound recording technology and the Bristol sessions / Eric Morritt -- pt. 2. The Bristol sessions. The legend that Peer built : reappraising the Bristol sessions / Charles K. Wolfe ; The Bristol sessions : the cast of characters / Charles K. Wolfe ; Jimmie Rodgers and the Bristol sessions / John Lilly ; Something old, something new : the Carter Family's Bristol sessions recordings / Katie Doman -- The Blackard-Shelor story : biography of a hillbilly string band / Tom Carter ; Gospel according to Bristol : the life, music and ministry of Ernest Phipps / Brandon Story ; The life of Alfred G. Karnes / Donald Lee Nelson ; The life of Blind Alfred Reed / The Rounder Collective ; The West Virginia coon hunters : on the trail of a lost mountain state string band / John Lilly -- pt. 3. Remembering the Bristol sessions. Discovery of the first hillbilly great / Ralph Peer ; My husband, Jimmie Rodgers / Carrie Rodgers ; Before the myth was born : Claude Grant of the Tenneva Ramblers remembers Jimmie Rodgers / Richard Blaustein ; I remember Daddy / Gladys Carter Millard ; My memories of the Bristol sessions / Mabel Phelps Morrell -- pt. 4. Musicological studies of the Bristol sessions. Ernest Stoneman's 1927 session : hillbilly recordings of gospel hymns / Jocelyn Neal ; On the vanguard of change : Jimmie Rodgers and Alfred G. Karnes in Bristol, 1927 / Thomas Townsend -- pt. 5. After the Bristol sessions. The rest of the story : other early recording sessions in the tri-cities area / Charles K. Wolfe ; The birthplace of country music, 75 years later : the cradle still rocks / Ted Olson and Ajay Kalra.

Online access:
No online access
Library holdings:
Wentworth Stacks--Upper Level
781.62 .B75wri 2005Available