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Title Encyclopedia of Arkansas music / edited by Ali Welky and Mike Keckhaver
Published Little Rock, AR : Butler Center Books, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (243 pages) : illustrations
Contents Table of Contents; About the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture; Preface; Musical Map of Arkansas; Introduction; Blues / R&B; Classical / Opera; Country; Folk; Gospel / Contemporary Christian; Jazz; Rock; Rockabilly; Allison, Luther; Altheimer, Joshua; Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame; Arkansas Folk Festival; Arkansas Symphony Orchestra; Ashley, Hugh; Bartlett, E. M.; Bazooka; Beatles-Stopover; Bell, Al; Bennett, Al; Black Oak Arkansas; Boston, Gretha; Britt, Elton; Brockwell Gospel Music School; Broonzy, "Big Bill"; Brown, Jim Ed; Browns, The; Brumley, Albert E.; Buchanan, Roy
Burgess, SonnyCaldwell, Sarah; Campbell, Glen; Cash, Johnny; Cate Brothers Band; Cotton, Carolina; Cramer, Floyd; Davis, CeDell; DeMent, Iris; Diamond State Chorus; Dorough, Bob; Dr. Smith's Champion Hoss Hair Pullers; Driftwood, Jimmy; Dunn, Ronnie; Dusenbury, Emma; E&M Recording Company and My Records; Evanescence; Evans, Dale; Fairchild, Barbara; Falco, Tav; "Fayetteville Polka"; Felts, Narvel; Fiddlin' Bob Larkan & His Music Makers; Frizzell, "Lefty"; Garage Bands; Gilbert, Ollie; Glosson, Lonnie; Green, Al; Hartford Music Company and Institute; Hawkins, Dale; Hawkins, Ronnie; Hays, Lee
Helm, LevonHendricks, Barbara; Hensley, Violet Brumley; Hibbler, Al; Hicks, Dan; Holyfield, Wayland; Horton, Zilphia; Hot Springs Music Festival; Howlin' Wolf; Jeffress/Phillips Music Company; John, "Little Willie"; Jones, Willa Saunders; Joplin, Scott; Jordan, Louis; KAAY; King, Albert; King Biscuit Blues Festival; King Biscuit Time; King of Clubs; Klipsch Audio Technologies; LaBeef, Sleepy; Lawrence, Marjorie; Lawrence, Tracy; Leavy, Calvin "Slim"; Lewis, Mary; Living Sacrifice; Lockwood, Robert, Jr.; Mangrum, "Jim Dandy"; Marshall, Fred; Martin, Roberta; McBeth, Francis
McFerrin, Robert, Sr.Melody Boys Quartet; Montana, Patsy; Moondog; Moorman, Charlotte; Mosley, "Snub"; Nancarrow, Conlon; Ne-Yo; Nighthawk, Robert; Norful, Smokie; Norris, Walter; Official State Musical Instrument; Official State Songs; Old Folks' Singing; Opera in the Ozarks at Inspiration Point; Oslin, K. T; Palmer, Robert; Paris, Twila; Parler, Mary Celestia; Payne, "Sunshine" Sonny; Point of Grace; Pointer, Anita; Porter, Art, Jr.; Porter, Art, Sr.; Porter, Jim, Jr.; Presley, Luther; Price, Florence; Rackensack Folklore Society; Raney, Wayne; Raye, Collin; Rich, Charlie; Riddle, Almeda
Riley, Billy LeeRiverfest Arts and Music Festival; Robinson Center Music Hall; Rock 'n' Roll Highway 67; "The Rock Island Line"; Rolling Stones-Arrest; Rush, Bobby; Rwake; Sanders, Pharoah; Seals, "Son"; Shelton, Louie; Shibley, "Arkie"; Stackhouse, Houston; "The State of Arkansaw"; Steve's Show; Still, William Grant; Sundown to Sunup Gospel Sing; Sykes, Roosevelt "The Honeydripper"; Talbot, John Michael; Taylor, Johnnie; Tharpe, "Sister Rosetta"; Top of the Rock Chorus; Trent, Alphonso "Phonnie"; Trout Fishing in America; Twitty, Conway; Tyler, T. Texas; Vaden Records; Vapors, The
Summary "'Encyclopedia of Arkansas Music' is a special project of the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture (EOA), an online encyclopedia launched in 2006 by the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies at the Central Arkansas Library System. This colorful, photo-filled reference work spanning all aspects of Arkansas's musical past and present includes more than 150 entries on musicians, ensembles, musical works, and events."--Publisher description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Music -- Arkansas -- Encyclopedias.
Music -- Arkansas -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Keckhaver, Mike, editor
Welky, Ali, editor
ISBN 1935106619 (electronic bk.)
9781935106616 (electronic bk.)