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Progressive Country Music as Local Music

Travis D. Stimeling

in Cosmic Cowboys and New Hicks: The Countercultural Sounds of Austin's Progressive Country Music Scene

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747474
eISBN:
9780199896981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747474.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

This chapter details the musical, social, ideological, and industrial roots of the Austin music scene through the lens of the emergence of folksinging as a distinctly countercultural act at venues ... More


White Chicago Jazz: Cultural Context

William-Howland Kenney

in Chicago Jazz: A Cultural History, 1904-1930

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195092608
eISBN:
9780199853168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195092608.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, American

Jazz, although initially strictly in the African-American domain, was also much loved by the white population. There were in fact, numerous jazz bands not only in Chicago, but also in New York and ... More


To London and Back (1942–1945)

Howard Pollack

in Marc Blitzstein: His Life, His Work, His World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199791590
eISBN:
9780199949625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791590.003.0014
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Blitzstein’s years stationed in London during World War II as an entertainment specialist for the Army, including the commission of the Airborne Symphony, his coaching of the ... More


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