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The Resource "Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home" : the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours, William W. Austin

"Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home" : the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours, William W. Austin

Label
"Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home" : the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours
Title
"Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home"
Title remainder
the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours
Statement of responsibility
William W. Austin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Austin, William W
Dewey number
784/.092/4
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.F78
LC item number
A9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Foster, Stephen Collins
Label
"Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home" : the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours, William W. Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Three types of song, their writer and their meanings -- PART ONE: "Susanna" and other "Comic, Ethiopian Songs" -- What they Meant to -- 1. Foster, the young amateur, 1847 -- 2. Foster and his rivals in the international music business around 1850 -- 3. Working singers -- 4. Contemporary critics -- 5. Foster, the craftsman, 1849-51 -- PART TWO: "Jeanie" and Other "Poetic Songs" and Ballads- What they meant to -- 6. Foster adn hos family -- 7. Foster and his public tradition of "home songs" 8. Foster among his friends, to 1864 -- 9 . The Public of publicity and Foster in his maturity -- PART THREE: "Old Folks at Home" and Other "Pathetic Plantation Songs" -- What they Meant to -- 10. Foster and other contemporaries of Uncle Tom -- 11. "People's song" writers following Foster -- 12. Jubilee singers and friends of the "folk" -- 13. Composers of "new music" -- 14. New Singers and songwriters -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm01502357
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 420 pages
Isbn
9780025045002
Lccn
75017635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)01502357
Label
"Susanna," "Jeanie," and "the old folks at home" : the songs of Stephen C. Foster from his time to ours, William W. Austin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Three types of song, their writer and their meanings -- PART ONE: "Susanna" and other "Comic, Ethiopian Songs" -- What they Meant to -- 1. Foster, the young amateur, 1847 -- 2. Foster and his rivals in the international music business around 1850 -- 3. Working singers -- 4. Contemporary critics -- 5. Foster, the craftsman, 1849-51 -- PART TWO: "Jeanie" and Other "Poetic Songs" and Ballads- What they meant to -- 6. Foster adn hos family -- 7. Foster and his public tradition of "home songs" 8. Foster among his friends, to 1864 -- 9 . The Public of publicity and Foster in his maturity -- PART THREE: "Old Folks at Home" and Other "Pathetic Plantation Songs" -- What they Meant to -- 10. Foster and other contemporaries of Uncle Tom -- 11. "People's song" writers following Foster -- 12. Jubilee singers and friends of the "folk" -- 13. Composers of "new music" -- 14. New Singers and songwriters -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm01502357
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 420 pages
Isbn
9780025045002
Lccn
75017635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)01502357

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