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Bean Blossom : the Brown County Jamboree and Bill Monroe's bluegrass festivals / Thomas A. Adler.

Adler, Thomas A. (Author).
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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library ML37.B38 B74 2011 37684001072980 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780252036156
  • ISBN: 0252036158
  • ISBN: 9780252078101 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0252078101 (trade pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxii, 239 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Urbana, IL : University of Illinois Press, c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-219) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Brown County history and roots -- Origins of the Brown County Jamboree (1939-1941) -- The Rund Family's Brown County Jamboree (1941-1951) -- Bill Monroe's Brown County Jamboree Park (1952-1957) -- Survivals, revivals, and arrivals (1958-1966) -- Building the festivals (1967-1968) -- The festival becomes a landmark (1969-1971) -- The festival's golden age (1972-1982) -- Festival people and lore -- Bill and James Monroe's festival park (1983-1997) -- Renaissance, continuity, and change (1998 and after).
Subject: Brown County Jamboree > History.
Bill Monroe Memorial Music Park & Campground > History.
Bluegrass music > Indiana > Beanblossom > History and criticism.
Monroe, Bill, 1911-1996.

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