The Birth of the Banjo - Exhibit Catalog, Katonah Museum of Art, Nov. 9, 2003 - Feb. 1, 2004

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Accompanying catalog to this museum exhibit (north of New York City) devoted entirely to the banjo. The exhibition pays particular attention to its African roots and to early nineteenth-century developments. The comprehensive text is illuminated by period photos, paintings, playbills, much more; as well as banjos representing a spectrum of styles and time periods. Text section authors include J. Kenneth Moore, Rex Ellis, Bob Carlin, as well as the three who served as guest curators for the exhibit: Robert Shaw, Peter Szego and George Wunderlich. 45 illustrations. High quality glossy paper. 12" by 6 1/2". 56 pp.   More Details...

Accompanying catalog to this museum exhibit (north of New York City) devoted entirely to the banjo. The exhibition pays particular attention to its African roots and to early nineteenth-century developments. The comprehensive text is illuminated by period photos, paintings, playbills, much more; as well as banjos representing a spectrum of styles and time periods. Text section authors include J. Kenneth Moore, Rex Ellis, Bob Carlin, as well as the three who served as guest curators for the exhibit: Robert Shaw, Peter Szego and George Wunderlich. 45 illustrations. High quality glossy paper. 12" by 6 1/2". 56 pp.