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The Resource Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel, Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman

Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel, Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman

Label
Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel
Title
Richard Dyer-Bennet
Title remainder
the last minstrel
Statement of responsibility
Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1940s and '50s, Richard Dyer-Bennet (1913-1991) was among the best known and most respected folk singers in America. Paul O. Jenkins tells, for the first time, the story of Dyer-Bennet, often referred to as the "Twentieth-Century Minstrel." Dyer-Bennet's approach to singing sounded almost foreign to many American listeners. The folk artist followed a musical tradition in danger of dying out. The Swede Sven Scholander was the last European proponent of minstrelsy and served as Dyer-Bennet's inspiration after the young singer traveled to Stockholm to meet him one year before Scholander's
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jenkins, Paul O
Dewey number
782.42162/0092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.D978
LC item number
J46 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • discographies
Series statement
American made music series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dyer-Bennet, Richard
  • Folk singers
  • Dyer-Bennet, Richard
  • Dyer-Bennet, Richard
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Folk singers
  • United States
Label
Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel, Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 137-142), bibliographical references (p. 157-171) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Master and pupil -- New York -- Early recordings -- Aspen interlude and life on the road -- The blacklist -- Dyer-Bennet Records -- The lovely milleress and Stony Brook -- The odyssey of Richard Dyer-Bennet -- The legacy of Richard Dyer-Bennet
Control code
763203874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 181 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604733617
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2kjsk6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763203874
Label
Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel, Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 137-142), bibliographical references (p. 157-171) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Master and pupil -- New York -- Early recordings -- Aspen interlude and life on the road -- The blacklist -- Dyer-Bennet Records -- The lovely milleress and Stony Brook -- The odyssey of Richard Dyer-Bennet -- The legacy of Richard Dyer-Bennet
Control code
763203874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 181 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604733617
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2kjsk6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763203874

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