Acoustic Music Source Book: Over 200 Old-Time Songs with Melody Line, Lyrics and Guitar Chords

Acoustic Music Source Book: Over 200 Old-Time Songs with Melody Line, Lyrics and Guitar Chords

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Acoustic Music Source Book: Over 200 Old-Time Songs with Melody Line, Lyrics and Guitar Chords

by Richard Matteson, Jr.

The focus is on roots and old-time music, from late 1800's until 1940's. There was an important evolution in American music; the birth of jazz, ragtime, and blues, and early commercial recordings. Music from the Minstrel period as well as traditional songs were used as staples for the roots musicians. In the early 1900's there were rags, blues, gospel, Tin-Pan Alley, jug band, spiritual, old-time country and popular songs. Some well-known songs from every genre gives you a big slice of Americana. Some are less well-known and have never been published. P/V/GCh, with lyrics. Beginners. 224 pp.

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The focus is on roots and old-time music, from late 1800's until 1940's. There was an important evolution in American music; the birth of jazz, ragtime, and blues, and early commercial recordings. Music from the Minstrel period as well as traditional songs were used as staples for the roots musicians. In the early 1900's there were rags, blues, gospel, Tin-Pan Alley, jug band, spiritual, old-time country and popular songs. Some well-known songs from every genre gives you a big slice of Americana. Some are less well-known and have never been published. P/V/GCh, with lyrics. Beginners. 224 pp.

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