The Resource The accordion in the Americas : klezmer, polka, tango, zydeco, and more!, edited by Helena Simonett

The accordion in the Americas : klezmer, polka, tango, zydeco, and more!, edited by Helena Simonett

Label
The accordion in the Americas : klezmer, polka, tango, zydeco, and more!
Title
The accordion in the Americas
Title remainder
klezmer, polka, tango, zydeco, and more!
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helena Simonett
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
788.8/6097
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1083
LC item number
.A23 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Music in American life
Label
The accordion in the Americas : klezmer, polka, tango, zydeco, and more!, edited by Helena Simonett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From old world to new shores / Helena Simonett -- Accordion jokes : a folklorist's view / Richard March -- From chanky-chank to Yankee chanks : the Cajun accordion as identity symbol / Mark F. DeWitt -- Garde ici et garde labas : Creole accordion in Louisiana / Jared Snyder -- "Tejano and proud" : the accordion traditions of South Texas and the border region / Cathy Ragland -- Preserving territory : the changing language of the accordion in Tohono O'odham waila music / Janet L. Sturman -- Accordions and working-class culture along Lake Superior's South Shore / James P. Leary -- Play me a tarantella, a polka, or jazz : Italian Americans and the currency of piano accordion music / Christine F. Zinni -- The klezmer accordion : an outsider among outsiders / Joshua Horowitz -- Beyond Vallenato : the accordion traditions in Colombia / Egberto Bermudez -- "A hellish instrument" : the story of the tango bandoneon / Mara Susana Azzi -- No ma' se oye el fuinfuan : the noisy accordion in the Dominican Republic / Sydney Hutchinson -- Between the folds of Luiz Gonzaga's sanfona : forre music in Brazil / Megwen Loveless -- The accordion in new scores : paradigms of authorship and identity in William Schimmel's musical "realities" / Marion Jacobson
Control code
14527083
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
330 pages
Isbn
9780252037207
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2012008976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) RO607162
  • (OCoLC)779740384
  • (Nz)14527083

Library Locations

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      1127 Haupapa Street, Rotorua, 3010, NZ
      -38.13583670000001 176.2527853
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