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Pitch perfect : the quest for collegiate a cappella glory, Mickey Rapkin

Label
Pitch perfect : the quest for collegiate a cappella glory
Title
Pitch perfect
Title remainder
the quest for collegiate a cappella glory
Statement of responsibility
Mickey Rapkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the competition between three contending groups for the Collegiate A Cappella championship, evaluating how their achievements reflect a rising surge in the music form's popularity, as well as the diversity that has shaped its expression
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rapkin, Mickey
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML25
LC item number
.R36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella
  • Choral societies
  • Music in universities and colleges
  • Music
  • Universities and colleges
Label
Pitch perfect : the quest for collegiate a cappella glory, Mickey Rapkin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Gotham Books, 2008
Bar code
  • 31223102977460
  • 31223102492148
  • 31223102977445
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Divisi : wherein twelve ladies in red ties are snubbed at the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella, and contemplate returning for seconds -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the legendary Tufts Beelzebubs face a crisis in leadership -- The Hullabahoos : wherein we meet the upstart bad boys of collegiate a cappella -- Divisi : wherein the ladies of Divisi struggle with more than music while the origins of the ICCAs are explained -- Wherein we pull back to explain the collegiate a cappella explosion of the late nineties, meet the self-proclaimed father of contemporary a cappella, and find out how an a cappella album can possibly be overproduced -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos' origin story unfolds and the 2006-2007 lineup spends a chauffeur-driven weekend in Portland -- The Beelzebubs and Hullabahoos collide : wherein two groups clash in a very unusual Mason-Dixon throwdown in October of 2006 -- Divisi : wherein the original members of Divisi return (disastrously) to prepare these new girls for the quarterfinals of the 2007 International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Bubs descend on their founder's lake house for ten days of recording in January while a true Hollywood a cappella story unfolds -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos travel to Los Angeles for winter break 2007 and attempt to (among other things) gain admission to the Playboy Mansion -- Divisi : wherein Divisi comes face-to-face with some Noteworthy ladies in the semifinals of the ICCAs -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Beelzebubs travel west for spring break -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos' relaxed attitude finally catches up with them while Brendon Mason reports back from a Lexington, Virginia, jail cell -- Divisi : wherein personal tragedy becomes triumph in the spring of 2007 -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Beelzebubs unleash Pandaemonium on the world -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos reconnect with an old friend in the spring of 2007, and come face-to-face with a new one -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st movie tie-in ed.
Extent
271 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592408214
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
948260751
Label
Pitch perfect : the quest for collegiate a cappella glory, Mickey Rapkin
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Gotham Books, 2008
Bar code
  • 31223102977460
  • 31223102492148
  • 31223102977445
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Divisi : wherein twelve ladies in red ties are snubbed at the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella, and contemplate returning for seconds -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the legendary Tufts Beelzebubs face a crisis in leadership -- The Hullabahoos : wherein we meet the upstart bad boys of collegiate a cappella -- Divisi : wherein the ladies of Divisi struggle with more than music while the origins of the ICCAs are explained -- Wherein we pull back to explain the collegiate a cappella explosion of the late nineties, meet the self-proclaimed father of contemporary a cappella, and find out how an a cappella album can possibly be overproduced -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos' origin story unfolds and the 2006-2007 lineup spends a chauffeur-driven weekend in Portland -- The Beelzebubs and Hullabahoos collide : wherein two groups clash in a very unusual Mason-Dixon throwdown in October of 2006 -- Divisi : wherein the original members of Divisi return (disastrously) to prepare these new girls for the quarterfinals of the 2007 International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Bubs descend on their founder's lake house for ten days of recording in January while a true Hollywood a cappella story unfolds -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos travel to Los Angeles for winter break 2007 and attempt to (among other things) gain admission to the Playboy Mansion -- Divisi : wherein Divisi comes face-to-face with some Noteworthy ladies in the semifinals of the ICCAs -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Beelzebubs travel west for spring break -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos' relaxed attitude finally catches up with them while Brendon Mason reports back from a Lexington, Virginia, jail cell -- Divisi : wherein personal tragedy becomes triumph in the spring of 2007 -- The Beelzebubs : wherein the Beelzebubs unleash Pandaemonium on the world -- The Hullabahoos : wherein the Hullabahoos reconnect with an old friend in the spring of 2007, and come face-to-face with a new one -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st movie tie-in ed.
Extent
271 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592408214
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
948260751

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