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Bluegrass generation

Neil V. Rosenberg

Bluegrass generation

a memoir

by Neil V. Rosenberg

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Banjoists,
  • History and criticism,
  • Bluegrass music,
  • Biography,
  • Bluegrass musicians

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNeil V. Rosenberg ; foreword by Gregory N. Reish
    SeriesMusic in American life, Music in American life
    ContributionsReish, Gregory N., 1965- writer of foreword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML419.R672 A3 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 273 pages
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26963925M
    ISBN 100252041763, 0252083393
    ISBN 109780252041761, 9780252083396
    LC Control Number2017049202
    OCLC/WorldCa1004760436

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Bluegrass generation by Neil V. Rosenberg Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rosenberg’s forthcoming Bluegrass generation book Generation: A Memoir relates his experiences during the period from to when he began working for the father of bluegrass music, Bill Monroe, at his country music park, the Brown County Jamboree, in Bean Blossom, Indiana.

The book is a fairly dry page read written in a recitative style based on Rosenberg's contemporary notes and his tapings of many of the shows. For serious students of bluegrass music, however, it is a treasure trove of information about the music and the top players from this period/5(3).

Bluegrass Generation: A Memoir (Music in American Life) - Kindle edition by Rosenberg, Neil V. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Bluegrass Generation: A Memoir (Music in American Life)/5(3).

"Bluegrass Generation: A Memoir is highly recommended to all students of bluegrass, but especially anyone who has fond memories of the Bean Blossom Festivals in the s, 70s and 80s." —Bluegrass Breakdown "His behind-the-scenes remembrances give valuable insight into the evolution of the bluegrass : University of Illinois Press.

Bluegrass Generation A Memoir. Neil V. Rosenberg. $; $; Publisher Description. Neil V. Rosenberg met the legendary Bill Monroe at the Brown County Jamboree.

Rosenberg’s subsequent experiences in Bean Blossom put his feet on the intertwined musical and scholarly paths that made him a preeminent scholar of bluegrass music. Rosenberg.

An intimate Bluegrass generation book at a transformative time, Bluegrass Generation tells the inside story of how an American musical tradition came to be. Neil V. Rosenberg is Professor Emeritus of Folklore at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is the author of Bluegrass: A History and coauthor of Bluegrass Odyssey and The Music of Bill Monroe.

Book Description: Neil V. Rosenberg met the legendary Bill Monroe at the Brown County Jamboree. Rosenberg's subsequent experiences in Bean Blossom put his feet on the intertwined musical and scholarly paths that made him a preeminent scholar of bluegrass music.

Rosenberg's memoir shines a light on the changing bluegrass scene of the early s. Bluegrass Generation (Paperback) A Memoir (Music in American Life) By Neil V. Rosenberg. University of Illinois Press,pp.

Publication Date: Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover (5/10/). Get this from a library. Bluegrass generation: a memoir. [Neil V Rosenberg; Gregory N Reish] -- "Neil V.

Rosenberg met the legendary Bill Monroe at the Brown County Jamboree. Rosenberg's subsequent experiences in Bean Blossom put his feet on the intertwined musical and scholarly paths that made.

Rosenberg's memoir, "Bluegrass Generation," seems to have a modest field of vision; namely a telling of his early academic days and their interrelation with the nascent bluegrass music scene of the early s.

But "Bluegrass Generation" turns out to be much more. ‘Bill Monroe’ and ‘Blue Grass Generation’ Review: The Blue Grass Boy Monroe revived the string-band sound with a jazz-like virtuosity and a piercing tenor shrouded in grief.

Bill Monroe The Life and Music of the Blue Grass Man. From cradle to great, the comprehensive real story of Bill Monroe. The Father of Bluegrass Music, Bill Monroe was a major star of the Grand Ole Opry for over fifty years; a member of the Country Music, Songwriters, and Rock and Roll Halls of Fame; and a legendary figure in American music.

This authoritative biography sets out to examine his. In this Book. Additional Information. Bluegrass Generation: A Memoir; Neil V Rosenberg in Bean Blossom put his feet on the intertwined musical and scholarly paths that made him a preeminent scholar of bluegrass music.

Rosenberg's memoir shines a light on the changing bluegrass scene of the early s. An intimate look at a Author: Neil V.

Rosenberg. This book is appropriate for both fans and researchers of bluegrass and country music. Recommended." --Choice "An ode to a time and a place when college kids and country folks bonded over a love of bluegrass." --Wall Street Journal "Reading Bluegrass Generation was an enjoyable reminder of my time at Bean Blossom as a Blue Grass Boy.4/5(3).

A classic."--Peter B. Kuykendall, editor of Bluegrass Unlimited "The most authoritative and comprehensive account of the music yet written."--Joseph Sasfy, Washington Post Book World Neil V. Rosenberg is the professor emeritus of folklore at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

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Neil V. Rosenberg met the legendary Bill Monroe at the Brown County Jamboree. Rosenberg's subsequent experiences in Bean Blossom put his feet on the intertwined musical and scholarly paths that made. BLUEGRASS GENERATION: A MEMOIR—BY NEIL V.

ROSENBERG—Univ. of Illinois Press Foreword by Gregory N. Reish, paperback, pp., $ (Univ. of Illinois Press, S. Langley Ave., Chicago, IL, ) It seems that each generation felt, in its time, that it was the first to bring bluegrass to a wider audience. Those who came. Bluegrass Generation: A Memoir Author: Neil V.

Rosenberg Author and historian Neil V. Rosenberg vividly recounts his own experiences with Bill Monroe and many other memorable characters at the Brown County Jamboree and the Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival in the early s.

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The idea that bluegrass is a rural, southern monopoly has been a myth for almost as long as it has existed. It was the folk revival on the east and west coasts that rescued it from an early grave.