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Everyday music / Alan Govenar.

Author/creator Govenar, Alan B., 1952-
Format Electronic and Book
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoCollege Station : Texas A&M University Press,
Description142 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Series John and Robin Dickson series in Texas music
John and Robin Dickson series in Texas music. ^A772110
Contents Julius Vita : Czech accordion, Seymour -- John Burrus : cowboy songs and country hymns, Stephenville -- Osceola Mays : spirituals and poems, Dallas -- Howard Dee "Wes" Westmoreland III : fiddling, Gustine -- Miguel Pedraza : Tigua drumming and chanting, El Paso -- Alexander H. Moore : Barrelhouse blues, Dallas -- W.W. Trammell : guitar maker and musician, Lone Star -- Lydia Mendoza : boleros, corridos, and rancheras, Houston -- Original oompah band : German dance music, Tivydale -- John Henry "Bones" Nobles : Bones percussion, Beaumont -- Yani Rose Keo : Cambodian music and dance, Houston -- Appendix : Traditional music in Texas radio series.
Abstract During the 1980's and again from 2009-2011, folklorist Alan Govenar traveled all over the state of Texas to interview local performers of traditional music of all types and to make recordings of this music. Many of these recordings were aired on the "Traditional music of Texas" radio program.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [133]-136) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
Other title Traditional music in Texas.
LCCN 2011048841
ISBN9781603445283 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN1603445285 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9781603447560 (e-book)
ISBN1603447563 (e-book)

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