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Ozark folksongs

Author: Vance Randolph; Norm Cohen
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1982.
Series: Music in American life.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Characteristic of the compiler's careful work is the painstaking accuracy with which dialect peculiarities are preserved. Randolph scrupulously avoided correcting pronunciation or adding missing words or forgotten lines. Because, as he explains in his introduction, many of the people who sang for him were reluctant to have their voices recorded, his texts represent the best possible reproduction of this priceless  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vance Randolph; Norm Cohen
ISBN: 0252008154 9780252008153 0252009525 9780252009525
OCLC Number: 22369989
Notes: Includes indexes.
Unaccompanied melodies.
Description: xxvi, 590 pages : music ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Music in American life.
Responsibility: Vance Randolph ; edited and abridged by Norm Cohen.

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Characteristic of the compiler's careful work is the painstaking accuracy with which dialect peculiarities are preserved. Randolph scrupulously avoided correcting pronunciation or adding missing words or forgotten lines. Because, as he explains in his introduction, many of the people who sang for him were reluctant to have their voices recorded, his texts represent the best possible reproduction of this priceless American folk art.

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