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The Resource Facts behind the songs : a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s, Marvin E. Paymer, general editor

Facts behind the songs : a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s, Marvin E. Paymer, general editor

Label
Facts behind the songs : a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s
Title
Facts behind the songs
Title remainder
a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s
Statement of responsibility
Marvin E. Paymer, general editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An encyclopedic overview of twentieth-century popular song
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
781.64/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML102.P66
LC item number
F2 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Paymer, Marvin E
Series statement
Garland reference library of the humanities
Series volume
v. 1300
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Popular music
Label
Facts behind the songs : a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s, Marvin E. Paymer, general editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223033764912
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Origin -- Foreign influence -- Domestic influence -- Dissemination -- Historical survey -- Genre -- Song subject -- Style of music and lyrics --
  • Tables. Academy awards (Oscars) for best song -- Anatomy in song -- The big band and their songs -- BMI awards -- Cities in song -- The classics and popular song -- Colors in song -- Songs associated with non-musical films -- Songs introduced in film musicals -- Grammy Awards -- Songs introduced in musical comedies -- Songs introduced in musical plays -- Songs introduced in operettas -- Songs introduced in revues -- Mainstream singers and their signature songs
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxii, 564 p.
Isbn
9780824052409
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93024342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
28292910
Label
Facts behind the songs : a handbook of American popular music from the nineties to the '90s, Marvin E. Paymer, general editor
Publication
Bar code
31223033764912
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Origin -- Foreign influence -- Domestic influence -- Dissemination -- Historical survey -- Genre -- Song subject -- Style of music and lyrics --
  • Tables. Academy awards (Oscars) for best song -- Anatomy in song -- The big band and their songs -- BMI awards -- Cities in song -- The classics and popular song -- Colors in song -- Songs associated with non-musical films -- Songs introduced in film musicals -- Grammy Awards -- Songs introduced in musical comedies -- Songs introduced in musical plays -- Songs introduced in operettas -- Songs introduced in revues -- Mainstream singers and their signature songs
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxii, 564 p.
Isbn
9780824052409
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93024342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
28292910

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