Music from the heart : compositions of a folk fiddler (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Music from the heart : compositions of a folk fiddler

Author: Colin Quigley
Publisher: Athens [u.a.] Univ. of Georgia Press 2010 © 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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The subject of this study of musical creativity in the oral tradition is Emile Benoit (1913-1992), an exemplary traditional fiddler from French Newfoundland. Music from the Heart follows Benoit through a rapidly changing musical milieu as he moves from a small rural community to international musical and folk festivals. Benoit was the preeminent dance musician to Newfoundland's Port-au-Port Peninsula, a role he
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Named Person: Benoit, Emile <1913-1992>; Emile Benoit
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Quigley
ISBN: 9780820335506 0820335509
OCLC Number: 1098188137
Description: XIII, 273 Seiten : Illustrationen. - Notenbeispiele
Responsibility: Colin Quigley.

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Follows Emile Benoit, a fiddler from French Newfoundland, through a rapidly changing musical milieu as he moves from a small rural community to international musical and folk festivals. This study is  Read more...

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