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Uniform Title Bands (Milton Keynes, England)
Title Bands : the brass band movement in the 19th and 20th centuries / edited by Trevor Herbert
Published Milton Keynes [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1991


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  784.90941 Her/Btb  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Popular music in Britain
Jack Greaves Brass and Military Band Collection. ANL
Popular music in Britain.
Contents Nineteenth-century bands : the making of a movement / Trevor Herbert -- 'What's wrong with brass bands?' Cultural change and the band movement, 1918-c.1964 / Dave Russell -- Brass band contests : art or sport? / Clifford Bevan -- From 'repeat and twiddle' to 'precision and snap' : the musical revolution of the mid-nineteenth century / Vic and Sheila Gammon -- The brass band in Australia : the transplantation of British popular culture, 1850-1950 / Duncan Bythell
Analysis Brass bands History
Great Britain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Brass bands -- Great Britain.
Author Herbert, Trevor.
LC no. 90014152
ISBN 0335097022 (paperback)