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6 edition of Legend of the Bluegrass found in the catalog.

Legend of the Bluegrass

by Leigh Borden

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLeigh Borden.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.B727 Le, PS3552.O7 Le
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4907803M
ISBN 100385123086
LC Control Number76056266
OCLC/WorldCa3015786

Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Legends of Bluegrass [Time Life] - Various Artists on AllMusic - / OCLC Number: Notes: Compact discs. Performer(s): Osborne Brothers, Crossroads, Benny Martin, Joe Maphis & His Super Picker Pals, Josh Graves, Carl Story & His Rambling Mountaineers, Lester Flatt, Lester Flatt & The Nashville Grass, Lester Flatt's The Nashville Grass, Jones Brothers & The Log Cabin Boys, The Shenandoah Cut-Ups, Don Reno, Bill Harrell & The Tennessee Cut-Ups, Arthur.

  Whether it is the Bluegrass of Kentucky, the mountains of Montana, or Medieval England, Jan Scarbrough brings you home with romances from the heart. Jan is the author of two popular series set in the Bluegrass, writing heartwarming contemporary romances about home and family, single moms and children, and if the plot allows, about another passion— : Saddle Horse Press. An exhaustively researched profile of bluegrass legend John Duffey () that covers not only his life in music, but also those of his colleagues and contemporaries. Duffey was a musician and singer who founded the important bluegrass groups The Country Gentlemen and The Seldom Scene.

  Travers Chandler is at work on a biography of Charlie Moore, likely the first to be compiled for this influential bluegrass artist.. Charlie was a popular performer in the s and ’70, with his band The Dixie Partners, and as a duo partner with Bill Napier.   As we turn the page on another year, the Bluegrass Situation has compiled ten music-related books from that may appeal to fans of bluegrass, roots, classic country, and yes, even alt-country. A&R Pioneers: Architects of American Roots Music on Record Authors: Brian Ward and Patrick Huber Some musicians just have that “it” factor – [ ].


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The acknowledged Father of Bluegrass Music is Grand Ole Opry legend Bill Monroe, and the music took it's name from his band The Bluegrass Boys. The Kentucky native based his music on the old time fiddle bands and balladeers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, playing and singing their rustic melodies in a new, but still.

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As a listing of best-known bluegrass songs, this book is good/5(11). The Bluegrass Fakebook by Bert Casey is a handy songbook containing bluegrass lyrics, bluegrass gospel lyrics, chord progressions, and melody lines to of the all-time favorite Bluegrass songs, including 50 gospel tunes, as well as many “new” bluegrass songs.

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This track set is drawn from the vast CMH Records bluegrass catalog. CMH was founded in in L.A. by Martin Haerle and Arthur Smith (the man who wrote "Dueling Banjos"). Smith and Haerle assembled a pretty impressive bluegrass catalog in the '70s and early '80s, with artists like Lester Flatt, the Osborne Brothers, Jim & Jesse, Mac Wiseman, Merle Travis, Grandpa Jones, Carl Story, Don 7/   Tom Piazza's account of his weekend with Bluegrass legend and noted hellion Jimmy Martin is a vivid and engaging read.

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Can't You Hear Me Callin': The Life of Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass, by Richard Smith. “An exhaustively researched profile of bluegrass legend John Duffey () that covers not only his life in music but also those of his colleagues and contemporaries Despite the copious detail, however, the book offers a rich and entertaining musical history of the bluegrass scene as well as more academic materials, including an essay by Robert Kyle on Duffey’s Irish roots and a lengthy.

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With more than million books sold, Dailey is an undisputed legend of contemporary romantic fiction—and in Bluegrass King, she celebrates a love as lush as the rolling hills of Kentucky. Dani Williams has always resented wealthy, self-confident Barrett King.3/5(1).BILL MONROE Song Book A Alabama Waltz 53 All The Good Times Are Past And Gone Along About Daybreak 41 Angels Rock Me To Sleep 67 B A Beautiful Life Ben Dewberry’s Final Run 74 Big Ball In Brooklyn Big River Blue Moon Of Kentucky 21 Blue Night Blue Ridge Mountain Blues Blue Yodel No.4 26 Blue Yodel No.7 10 Boat Of Love 56File Size: KB.The Real Bluegrass Book Series: Real Book Series: HL # Song List: Alabama Jubilee Legend Of The Rebel Soldier Let Me Love You One More Time Listening To The Rain Little Bessie.