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W. C. Handy's Blues, An Anthology: Complete Words And Music Of 70 Great Songs And Instrumentals

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This authoritative, newly revised collection comprises 70 melodies arranged for piano and voice by blues great W. C. Handy. Includes "The Hesitating Blues," "Joe Turner Blues," "Deep River Blues," "Basin Street Blues," and dozens of other classics. Detailed notes on each song offer fascinating background details. Extensive text by music critic Abbe Niles surveys the development of the blues, a 1990 Introduction describes the book's publication history, and a new Introduction by a leading expert on W. C. Handy profiles the life and work of the Father of the Blues. Eight striking illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias complement the collection. Dover Original.
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SKU 486486192
Publisher Dover Publications
ISBN 9780486486192
Contributors Handy, W.C. (Arranger)
Genre Blues
Pages 304
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