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The Resource Just before jazz : Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915, Thomas L. Riis

Just before jazz : Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915, Thomas L. Riis

Label
Just before jazz : Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915
Title
Just before jazz
Title remainder
Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Riis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riis, Thomas Laurence
Dewey number
782.81/0899607307471
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1711.8.N3
LC item number
R5 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical theater
  • African Americans
  • African American musicians
  • Muziektheater
  • Negers
  • Musiktheater
  • Geschichte (1890-1915)
  • New York (NY)
  • Schwarze
Label
Just before jazz : Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915, Thomas L. Riis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [223]-232
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of musical examples -- List of original sheet music facsimiles -- The performers, the city, the music -- Black song and dance in the 19th century -- Traveling shows -- The scene and the players in New York -- The music in the show -- The show and their songs -- "Musical interruptions and occasional specialties," 1898-1902 -- On Broadway, 1903-1905 -- Williams and Walker set the pace -- "African operettas" and other star vehicles, 1906-1911 -- The productions reviewed: a summary of black shows, 1898-1911 -- A lull in the big shows, new developments elsewhere -- The rise of straight drama and vaudeville, 1910-1915 -- Dance and comedy in Harlem, 1910-1915 -- Appendix A: White shows with individual songs by black composers, 1895-1914 -- Appendix B: New York shows by black composers, 1898-1915 -- Appendix C: Songs in shows by black composers, 1895-1915 -- Sheet music facsimiles
Control code
18523147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 309 pages
Isbn
9780874747881
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88600332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(WaOLN)1244137
Label
Just before jazz : Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915, Thomas L. Riis
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [223]-232
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of musical examples -- List of original sheet music facsimiles -- The performers, the city, the music -- Black song and dance in the 19th century -- Traveling shows -- The scene and the players in New York -- The music in the show -- The show and their songs -- "Musical interruptions and occasional specialties," 1898-1902 -- On Broadway, 1903-1905 -- Williams and Walker set the pace -- "African operettas" and other star vehicles, 1906-1911 -- The productions reviewed: a summary of black shows, 1898-1911 -- A lull in the big shows, new developments elsewhere -- The rise of straight drama and vaudeville, 1910-1915 -- Dance and comedy in Harlem, 1910-1915 -- Appendix A: White shows with individual songs by black composers, 1895-1914 -- Appendix B: New York shows by black composers, 1898-1915 -- Appendix C: Songs in shows by black composers, 1895-1915 -- Sheet music facsimiles
Control code
18523147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 309 pages
Isbn
9780874747881
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88600332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(WaOLN)1244137

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