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The Resource Singing cowboys and all that jazz : a short history of popular music in Oklahoma, by William W. Savage, Jr. ; illustrated by Rebecca Bateman

Singing cowboys and all that jazz : a short history of popular music in Oklahoma, by William W. Savage, Jr. ; illustrated by Rebecca Bateman

Label
Singing cowboys and all that jazz : a short history of popular music in Oklahoma
Title
Singing cowboys and all that jazz
Title remainder
a short history of popular music in Oklahoma
Statement of responsibility
by William W. Savage, Jr. ; illustrated by Rebecca Bateman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines the history of popular music in Oklahoma, including genres such as blues, jazz, Western swing, country, and rock and roll, and artists such as Otto Gray, Roy Harris, Gail Kubik, Woody Guthrie, Hoyt Axton, Roger Miller, Dwight Twilley, Elvin Bishop, Leon Russell, David Gates, J.J. Cale, Kay Starr, Anita Bryant, Patti Page, Earl Bostic, Oscar Pettiford, Chet Baker, Don Byas, Jay McShann, Tommy Overstreet, Lloyd "Cowboy" Copas, Jean Shepard, Merle Haggard, Tom Paxton, Barney Kessel, Charlie Christian, Gene Autry, and Bob Wills
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780/.42/09766
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3477.7.O4
LC item number
S3 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Singing cowboys and all that jazz : a short history of popular music in Oklahoma, by William W. Savage, Jr. ; illustrated by Rebecca Bateman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical and discographical references and index
Contents
Culture for a song : Oklahoma's musical environment -- Black music, white music, one music -- Oklahoma City and the Blue Devils -- The first singing cowboy -- Wired for sound : Oklahoma and the electric guitar -- Woody and the world -- Country ladies and gentleman -- The Oklahoma all-stars -- Rocking and rolling -- The composers -- The weight of the past
Control code
8786138
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780806116488
Lccn
82017560 /MN
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of John Morthland Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). From the library of John Morthland. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ports.
Label
Singing cowboys and all that jazz : a short history of popular music in Oklahoma, by William W. Savage, Jr. ; illustrated by Rebecca Bateman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical and discographical references and index
Contents
Culture for a song : Oklahoma's musical environment -- Black music, white music, one music -- Oklahoma City and the Blue Devils -- The first singing cowboy -- Wired for sound : Oklahoma and the electric guitar -- Woody and the world -- Country ladies and gentleman -- The Oklahoma all-stars -- Rocking and rolling -- The composers -- The weight of the past
Control code
8786138
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780806116488
Lccn
82017560 /MN
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of John Morthland Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). From the library of John Morthland. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ports.

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