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The Guitar in America: Victorian Era to Jazz Age

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The Guitar in America offers a history of the instrument from America's late Victorian period to the Jazz Age. The narrative traces America's BMG (banjo, mandolin, and guitar) community, a late nineteenth-century musical and commercial movement dedicated to introducing these instruments into America's elite musical establishments.

Using surviving BMG magazines, the author d
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Hardcover, 239 pages
Published December 13th 2007 by University Press of Mississippi
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Read his endnotes. Some remarkable references here.
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