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The Resource Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music, Barry Mazor

Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music, Barry Mazor

Label
Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music
Title
Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music
Statement of responsibility
Barry Mazor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first biography of Ralph Peer, the adventurous—even revolutionary—A&R man and music publisher who saw the universal power locked in regional roots music and tapped it, changing the breadth and flavor of popular music around the world
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10394436
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mazor, Barry
Dewey number
  • 781.64092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML429.P37
LC item number
M39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peer, Ralph Sylvester
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Sound recording industry
  • Peer, Ralph Sylvester
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Sound recording industry
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music, Barry Mazor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An A Cappella book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. "Something new-built along the same lines" -- Starting out : Independence, 1892-1919 -- Getting the music : Okeh, records, and roots, 1919-1926 -- To victor, on to Bristol, and the making of giants, 1926-1927 -- Reaching out from the roots : southern music, 1927-1933 -- Breaking loose, branching out, starting over, 1933-1940 -- Crossing borders : the war, Latin music, and the media, 1940-1945 -- Going global : expanding, 1946-1951 -- Locking a legacy, 1952-1960 -- The roots and pop aftermath -- Appendix. key recordings and published songs of Ralph Peer, 1920-1960
Control code
ocn900525692
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781613736531
Lccn
2014029263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900525692
Label
Ralph Peer and the making of popular roots music, Barry Mazor
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An A Cappella book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. "Something new-built along the same lines" -- Starting out : Independence, 1892-1919 -- Getting the music : Okeh, records, and roots, 1919-1926 -- To victor, on to Bristol, and the making of giants, 1926-1927 -- Reaching out from the roots : southern music, 1927-1933 -- Breaking loose, branching out, starting over, 1933-1940 -- Crossing borders : the war, Latin music, and the media, 1940-1945 -- Going global : expanding, 1946-1951 -- Locking a legacy, 1952-1960 -- The roots and pop aftermath -- Appendix. key recordings and published songs of Ralph Peer, 1920-1960
Control code
ocn900525692
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781613736531
Lccn
2014029263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900525692

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