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American roots music / edited by Robert Santelli, Holly George-Warren, and Jim Brown ; foreword by Bonnie Raitt.

Santelli, Robert (Added Author). George-Warren, Holly (Added Author). Brown, Jim, 1950- (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML3551 .A54 2001 37684001058052 Oversized Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Valencia Main Library ML3551.A54 2001 37684001071702 Valencia Reference Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0810914328
  • ISBN: 9780810914322
  • Physical Description: 232, [4] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : H.N. Abrams, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Ginger Group/Rolling Stone Press Book."
"Based on the PBS series and a collaboration between: the Library of Congress, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Smithsonian Institution, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, and Experience Music Project."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [236]-[237]).
Formatted Contents Note:
Early country : treasures untold / by Charles Wolfe -- The birth of the blues / by David Evans -- The flowering of the folk revival / by Alan Jabbour -- Hallelujah : the sacred music of Black America / by Claudia Perry -- Cajun and zydeco : the musics of French southwest Louisiana / by Ann Allen Savoy -- Música tejana : the music of Mexican Texas / by Manuel Peña -- Native American music of the twentieth century / by William K. Powers -- Native tongue : contemporary native music / by J. Poet -- Keeping it country : tradition and change, 1940 to the present / by Bill C. Malone -- Mojo working : the blues explosion / by Robert Santelli -- Roots music begats rock & roll / by David McGee.
Summary, etc.:
Photographs and text chronicle the history of American roots music, encompassing blues, country and western, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, Tejano, Native American, and other American genres of folk music.
Subject: Folk music > United States > History and criticism
Popular music > United States > History and criticism

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