ARKANSAS MUSIC

Looking Back to See
A Country Music Memoir
Maxine Brown
foreword by Tom T. Hall

Revealing, entertaining window on the music world of the fifties and the sixties.

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March 2005
400 pages, 58 photographs, discography, hits and awards, glossary, index
6" x 9"
$19.95 paper
978-1-55728-934-6

 

I Dream a World
The Operas of William Grant Still
Beverly Soll

The long-overlooked works of a groundbreaking African American composer finally are brought to life

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April 2005
306 pages, 29 figures, 9 tables, index
6" x 9"
$29.95 (s) cloth
978-1-55728-789-2

 

Our Own Sweet Sounds
A Celebration of Popular Music in Arkansas
Second Edition
Robert Cochran

New edition of this primer of Arkansas music

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March 2005
124 pages, 75 photographs, 6" x 9"
$19.95 (s) paper
978-1-55728-793-9

 

Singing in Zion
Music and Song in the Life of One Arkansas Family
Robert Cochran

A lyrical, scholarly exploration of the connection between one family's musical traditions and its rural community of Zion, Arkansas.

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1999, 256 pages, 26 illustrations
$39.95 cloth (s), 978-1-55728-547-8
$24.95 paper (s), 978-1-55728-548-5

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Roll Me in Your Arms
"Unprintable" Ozark Folksongs and Folklore, Volume I, Folksongs and Music
Vance Randolph, Edited with an Introduction by G. Legman

Roll Me in Your Arms, Volume I includes 180 unexpurgated songs collected by Randolph, with tunes transcribed from the original singers.

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1992, 582 pages
$60.00 cloth (s), 978-1-55728-231-6

 


Blow the Candle Out
"Unprintable" Ozark Folksongs and Folklore, Volume II, Folk Rhymes and Other Lore
Vance Randolph, Edited with an Introduction by G. Legman

"A cause for celebration! One more great Randolph collection sees the light of print. Legman's annotations are superb."
—Robert Cochran, author of Our Own Sweet Sounds

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1992, 392 pages
$60.00 cloth (s), 978-1-55728-237-8

 

 

 

 

 

 

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