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Wenrich, Percy

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: 1922

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Summary: No other instrument has been as important to the history of Western music as the piano. Since its invention in Florence three hundred years ago, the piano has become many things to many people-a bridge between the worlds of classical and popular music and the ultimate composer's companion. This program traces the ancestry of the instrument and the history of those composers who championed its...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Jones, Sharon.

Summary: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings have developed an international reputation as the #1 group on today's soul scene. Soul Time! is an exploration of the full range of their dynamic sound through twelve songs handpicked by the Daptone Records gang, each one a precious exclusive. The needle drops on Genuine Pts. 1 & 2, a supercharged funk arrangement that evokes the late Godfather not only with the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Daptone Records 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES JON

McNally, Dennis.

Summary: "On Highway 61 explores the historical context of the significant social dissent that was central to the cultural genesis of the sixties. The book is going to search for the deeper roots of American cultural and musical evolution for the past 150 years by studying what the Western European culture learned from African American culture in a historical progression that reaches from the minstrel...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 781.64 McNally 2014

Summary: Learn how you can create infectious, driving rhythms and syncopations in a wide variety of musical styles. The percussive bowing techniques taught produce exciting grooves that can be used to accompany genres from bluegrass to rock.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Homespun Video 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 787.2 STR

Joplin, Scott

Contents: Maple leaf rag : 1899 (3:13) -- The entertainer : a ragtime two-step : 1903 (4:58) -- The ragtime dance : 1906 (3:13) -- Gladiolus rag : 1907 (4:24) -- Fig leaf rag : 1908 (4:36) -- Scott Joplin's new rag : 1912 (3:07) -- Euphonic sounds : a syncopated novelty : 1909 (3:53) -- Elite syncopations : 1902 (2:56) -- Bethena : a concert waltz : 1905 (5:16) -- Paragon rag : 1909 (3:45) -- Solace : a...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Elektra/Nonesuch 1987

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ JOP

Joplin, Scott

Contents: Maple leaf rag -- Original rags -- Swipesy / Joplin, Marshall -- Peacherine rag -- The easy winners -- Sunflower slow drag / Joplin, Hayden -- The entertainer -- Elite syncopations -- The strenuous life -- A breeze from Alabama -- Palm leaf rag -- Something doing / Joplin, Hayden -- Weeping willow -- The chrysanthemum -- The cascades -- The sycamore -- Paragon rag -- Sugar cane -- Scott...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA Victor 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ JOP