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"The Music of American Folk Song": And Selected Other Writings on American Folk Music
This is the first publication of an annotated monograph by the noted composer and folksong scholar Ruth Crawford Seeger. Originally written as a foreword for the 1940 book Our Singing Country, it was considered too long and was replaced by a much shorter version. According to her stepson, Pete Seeger, when the original was not included "Ruth suffered one of the biggest dis ...more
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published August 7th 2002 by University of Rochester Press
(first published July 7th 2001)
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