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Author Jones-Bamman, Richard, 1951- author

Title Building new banjos for an old-time world / Richard Jones-Bamman
Published Urbana, Illinois : University of Illinois Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Folklore studies in a multicultural world
Folklore studies in a multicultural world.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1 A Brief History of the Banjo""; ""2 The Old-Time Nation""; ""3 God Is in the Details""; ""4 An Homage to the Past""; ""5 An Apprentice to Ghosts""; ""6 The BanjoĆ¢#x80;#x99;s Evolving Story""; ""Appendix 1. List of Interviewees""; ""Appendix 2. Banjo Builder Websites""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Banjo makers -- United States.
Banjo music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Banjo -- Construction.
Old-time music -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017013369
ISBN 0252099907
9780252099908 (ebook)
(cloth : alk. paper)