Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry 1890-1919

Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry 1890-1919

By: Brooks, Tim

Price: $35.00


Pictorial wraps with white titles on brown bacground. Some wear, mainly curling at front coners, two light reading creases on spine. Square with a secure binding. A solid VG to VG+ copy. This large book is a massive and impressive survey of black musicians who recorded in the earliest days of recording, beginning ca. 1890 and going through 1919. Many forgotten names are brought to life and their importance to American music established. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 634 pages

Title: Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry 1890-1919

Author Name: Brooks, Tim

Categories: Music,

Edition: 1st Softcover Edition

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 2005

ISBN Number: 025207307X

ISBN Number 13: 9780252073076

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 15414

Keywords: Music Early Recording African - American Black Negro Spirituals Jazz Ragtime Minstrel