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Southern fiddlers and fiddle contests, Chris Goertzen

Label
Southern fiddlers and fiddle contests
Title
Southern fiddlers and fiddle contests
Statement of responsibility
Chris Goertzen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Southern Fiddlers and Fiddle Contests explores the phenomenon of American fiddle contests, which now have replaced dances as the main public event where American fiddlers get together. Chris Goertzen studies this change and what it means for audiences, musicians, traditions, and the future of southern fiddle music. Goertzen traces fiddling and fiddle contests from mid-eighteenth-century Scotland to the modern United States. He takes the reader on journeys to the important large contests, such as those in Hallettville, Texas; Galax, Virginia; Weiser, Idaho; and also to smaller ones, including h
Member of
Cataloging source
MEAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goertzen, Chris
Dewey number
787.2079/75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3551.7.S68
LC item number
G64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American made music series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiddlers
  • Music
  • Fiddling
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Fiddlers
  • Fiddling
  • Music
  • Southern States
Label
Southern fiddlers and fiddle contests, Chris Goertzen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-155) 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
American fiddling of the past -- Modern fiddle contests : the competition itself -- Fiddle contests away from the stage -- Fiddlers across the South -- Styles and meanings in southern fiddling
Control code
503441551
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 163 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282485808
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612485800
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 248580
  • 22573/ctt2kkhh2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503441551
Label
Southern fiddlers and fiddle contests, Chris Goertzen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-155) 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
American fiddling of the past -- Modern fiddle contests : the competition itself -- Fiddle contests away from the stage -- Fiddlers across the South -- Styles and meanings in southern fiddling
Control code
503441551
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 163 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282485808
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612485800
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 248580
  • 22573/ctt2kkhh2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503441551

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