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Richard Dyer-Bennet : the last minstrel

Author: Paul O Jenkins
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2010.
Series: American made music series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 1940s and '50s, Richard Dyer-Bennet (1913-1991) was among the best known and most respected folk singers in America. Paul O. Jenkins tells, for the first time, the story of Dyer-Bennet, often referred to as the "Twentieth-Century Minstrel." Dyer-Bennet's approach to singing sounded almost foreign to many American listeners. The folk artist followed a musical tradition in danger of dying out. The Swede Sven  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jenkins, Paul O.
Richard Dyer-Bennet.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2010
(DLC) 2009015241
(OCoLC)318292882
Named Person: Richard Dyer-Bennet; Richard Dyer-Bennet; Richard Dyer-Bennet
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul O Jenkins
ISBN: 9781604733617 1604733616
OCLC Number: 763203874
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 181 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: Master and pupil --
New York --
Early recordings --
Aspen interlude and life on the road --
The blacklist --
Dyer-Bennet Records --
The lovely milleress and Stony Brook --
The odyssey of Richard Dyer-Bennet --
The legacy of Richard Dyer-Bennet.
Series Title: American made music series.
Responsibility: Paul O. Jenkins ; foreword by Bonnie Dyer-Bennet ; afterword by Andrew Schulman.

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In the 1940s and '50s, Richard Dyer-Bennet (1913-1991) was among the best known and most respected folk singers in America. Paul O. Jenkins tells, for the first time, the story of Dyer-Bennet, often  Read more...

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