American Pop from Minstrel to Mojo: On Record 1893-1956by Allen Lowe

Musician and historian Allen Lowe has studied over 60 years of recordings while tracing the various roots and developments of American popular music. Here are the characters and circumstances of the popular musics that were and became country, blues, ragtime, jazz, swing, dance, and pop. Important and representative recordings and artists are featured, providing a concise and engaging progression.

ISBN 9781881993337