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Yodeling and meaning in American music

Author: Timothy E Wise
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2016]
Series: American made music series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The first book to focus specifically on the musical content of yodeling in American culture. Timothy E. Wise shows that yodeling serves an aesthetic function in musical texts. A series of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wise, Timothy E.
Yodeling and meaning in American music.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2016]
(DLC) 2016008368
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy E Wise
ISBN: 9781496805805 1496805801
OCLC Number: 939911227
Description: viii, 251 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Classifying Yodeled Effects in Popular Music Yodel Species --
2. Yodel Sign and Yodel Idea in Nineteenth-Century Art Music --
3. Yodeling in Nineteenth-Century Vocal Music --
4. Americanizing the Yodel --
5. Jimmie Rodgers and the Hillbilly Yodel --
6. Cowboys and Yodeling --
7. The Vicissitudes of a Musical Sign How the Yodel Became a Joke.
Series Title: American made music series.
Responsibility: Timothy E. Wise.


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