The Folk Music Sourcebook

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Da Capo Press, 1989 - Music - 272 pages
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This revised and updated book is a guide for the listener, collector, singer, player and devotee of folk music. It covers music from string band to bluegrass, Canadian, Creole, Zydeco, jug bands, ragtime and the many kinds of blues. The book evaluates, reviews and recommends on such subjects as where to buy records and instruments and places where folk music flourishes.

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About the author (1989)

Larry Sandberg is the author of "The Folk Music Sourcebook, Complete Banjo Repair, Chords and Tunings for Fretted Instruments," and other music instruction books.

Dick Weissman was a member of the legendary folk trio the Journeymen, with Scott McKenzie and John Phillips. He has written 13 books on music and the music industry and teaches at the University of Denver. He lives in Portland, Oregon.

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