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Author Bealle, John.

Title Old-time music and dance : community and folk revival / John Bealle
Published Bloomington : Quarry Books, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 343 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : conjuring history -- An apocryphal story -- Old-time music revival -- Banjo pedagogy -- Back to the land -- The green house -- The old-time community -- The jukebox -- The orange sheet -- Anne's a bride tonight -- Opening up -- Gardening and dumpstering -- The Bean King -- The Indiana contra dancers' lament -- The Gang of Four -- Easy Street -- Dance camps -- The sovereign self -- Bloomington Quarry Morris -- May Day -- Dare to be square -- The Shuffle Creek Cloggers -- The old library -- Sugar Hill -- Young audiences -- Little Bloomington -- Eight miles from town -- The piano controversy -- The book -- Collection time! -- The reclusive muse -- Lotus Dickey -- Breaking away -- Blue spruce
Summary A window into the hey-day of old-time music and dance in the Midwest
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-327) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Bloomington Old-Time Music and Dance Group -- History.
Country dancing -- Indiana -- Bloomington -- History.
Old-time music -- Indiana -- Bloomington -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005004559
ISBN 0253111684 (electronic bk.)
025334638X (paperback; alk. paper)
9780253111685 (electronic bk.)
9780253346384 (paperback; alk. paper)