The Brown County Jamboree and Bill Monroe's Bluegrass Festivals (Music in American Life)
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Praise For Bean Blossom: The Brown County Jamboree and Bill Monroe's Bluegrass Festivals (Music in American Life)…
"A welcome addition to the growing body of literature on the history of bluegrass. A clearly written and accessible book that combines history and folklore and offers an important case study of two twentieth-century musico-social phenomena: the rual country music park and the bluegrass festival."--American Music
"An important book in that it weaves together bluegrass music, the changing demographics of the music, the development of the music industry, and the evolving economic elements of staging events in the music park."--Journal of American Folklore
University of Illinois Press, 9780252036156, 288pp.
Publication Date: May 23, 2011