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    Written by: Michael Dalby 5/10/2007 7:35 AM 

    The Association of Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) has announced its finalists for the 2007 awards for excellence in historical sound research. Cleveland Public Library has many of these books in its collection.

     

    GENERAL HISTORY OF RECORDED SOUND

    Anderson, Tim J. Making Easy Listening: Material Culture and Postwar American Recording. Univ. of Minnesota, 2006. [ML3790 .A63 2006]

     

    Hawkins, Martin. A Shot in the Dark: Making Records in Nashville, 1945-1955. Vandebuilt Univ., 2006. [ML3790 .H387 2006]

     

    RECORD LABELS

    Kahn, Ashley. The House That Trane Built: the Story of Impulse! Records. Norton, 2006. [ML3792 .K34 2006]

     

    RECORDED JAZZ MUSIC

    Sheridan, Chris. Bags' Grooves: a Discography of Milt Jackson. Names & Numbers, 2006. [Ref ML156.7.J32 S54 2006; on order]

     

    Taylor, Stephen. Fats Waller on the Air: the Radio Broadcasts and Discography. Scarecrow, 2006. [Ref ML156.7.W25 T39 2006]

     

    Willems, Jos. All of Me: the Complete Discography of Louis Armstrong. Scarecrow, 2006. [Ref ML156.7 .A75 W55 2006]

     

    Buchmann-Moller, Frank. Someone to Watch Over Me: The Life and Music of Ben Webster. Univ. of Michigan, 2006. [ML419.W39 B83 2006]

     

    Daniels, Douglas Henry. One O'Clock Jump: the Unforgettable History of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils. Beacon, 2006. [ML421 .B64 D35 2006]

     

    Determeyer, Eddy. Rhythm Is Our Business: Jimmie Lunceford and the Harlem Express. Univ. of Michigan, 2006. [ML422.L86 D48 2006]

     

    Isoardi, Steven. The Dark Tree: Jazz and the Community Arts in Los Angeles. Univ. of California, 2006. [ML3508.8.L7 I86 2006]

     

    Pepin, Elizabeth & Lewis Watts. Harlem of the West: The San Francisco Fillmore Jazz Era. Chronicle, 2006. [F869.S36 F55 2006; History Dept.]

     

    RECORDED POPULAR MUSIC

    Butler, Mark J. Unlocking the Groove: Rhythm, Meter and Musical Design in Electronic Dance Music. Indiana Univ., 2006. [MT146 .B88 2006]

     

    Jones, John Bush. Songs That Fought the War: Popular Music and the Home Front, 1939-1945. Univ. Press of New England, 2006. [ML3477 .J68 2006; on order]

     

    Oglesby, Christopher J. Fire in the Water, Earth in the Air: Legends of West Texas Music. Univ. of Texas, 2006. [ML394 .O32 2006; on order]

     

    Pollack, Howard. George Gershwin: His Life and Work. Univ. of California, 2006. [ML410 .G288 P65 2006]

     

    RECORDED ROCK MUSIC

    Burke, Ken & Dan Griffin. The Blue Moon Boys: the Story of Elvis Presley's Band. Chicago Review, 2006. [ML421.B65 B87 2006]

     

    Coleman, Rick. Blue Monday: Fats Domino and the Lost Dawn of Rock ‘n' Roll. Da Capo, 2006. [ML420.D66 C65 2006]

     

    Emerick, George & Howard Massey. Here, There and Everywhere: My Life Recording the Music of the Beatles. Gotham, 2006. [ML421.B4 E54 2006]

     

    Heath, Chris & Philip Hoare. Pet Shop Boys: Catalogue. Thames & Hudson, 2006. [ML421.P48 H43 2006]

     

    Lowe, Kelly Fisher. The Words and Music of Frank Zappa. Praeger, 2006. [ML410.Z285 L68 2006]

     

    Macan, Edward. Endless Enigma: a Musical Biography of Emerson, Lake and Palmer. Open Court, 2006. [ML421 .E54 M33 2006]

     

    Poe, Randy. Skydog: the Duanne Allman Story. Backbeat, 2006. [ML419.A565 P63 2006]

     

    Unterberger, Richie. The Unreleased Beatles: Music & Film. Backbeat, 2006. [ML156.7.B4 U57 2006]

     

    RECORDED BLUES, RHYTHM & BLUES, OR SOUL MUSIC

    Fancourt, Leslie. Blues Discography, 1943-1970. Eyeball Productions, 2006. [Ref ML156.4.B6 B68 2006]

     

    Komora, Edward. Encyclopedia of the Blues. 2 vol. set. Routledge, 2006. [Ref ML102.B6 E53 2006]

     

    Danielsen, Anne. Presence and Pleasure: The Funk Grooves of James Brown and Parliament. Wesleyan Univ., 2006. [ML3527.8 .D36 2006; on order]

     

    Myers, Sam. Sam Myers: The Blues Is My Story. Univ. of Mississippi, 2006. [ML410 .M986 A3 2006]

     

    Romano, Will. Big Boss Man: The Life and Music of Jimmy Reed. Backbeat, 2006. [ML420.R2985 R66 2006]

     

    Whiteis, David G. Chicago Blues: Portraits and Stories. Univ. of Illinois, 2006. [ML394 .W5 2006]

     

    RECORDED COUNTRY MUSIC

    Carlin, Richard. Country Music: the People, Places, and Moments that Shaped the Country Sound. Black Dog & Levinthal, 2006. [ML3524 .C27 2006]

     

    Escott, Colin. The Grand Ole Opry: the Making of an American Icon. Center Street/Warner, 2006. [ML3524 .E6 2006]

     

    Kosser, Michael. How Nashville Became Music City U.S.A.: 50 Years of Music Row. Hal Leonard, 2006. [ML3524 .K67 2006]

     

    Streissguth, Michael. Johnny Cash: the Biography. Da Capo, 2006. [ML420.C265 S66 2006]

     

    Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Country Music in America. Paul Kingsbury & Alanna Nash, ed. DK, 2006. [ML3524 .W53 2006]

     

    RECORDED FOLK, ETHNIC OR WORLD MUSIC

    Buchanan, Donna Anne. Performing Democracy: Bulgarian Music and Musicians in Transition. Univ. of Chicago, 2006. [ML3918.F65 B83 2006]

     

    Cohen, Dalia & Ruth Katz. Palestinian Arab Music: a Maqaam Tradition in Practice. Univ. of Chicago, 2006. [ML3754 .C632 2006]

     

    Dolgan, Bob. America's Polka King: the Real Story of Frankie Yankovic and His Music. Gray & Co., 2006. [ML419.Y36 D65 2006]

     

    Garcia, David F. Arsenio Rodriguez and the Transnational Flows of Latin Popular Music. Temple Univ., 2006. [ML410.R63235 G37 2006]

     

    Lavezzoli, Peter. The Dawn of Indian Music in the West: Bhairavi. Continuum, 2006. [ML338 .L39 2006]

     

    Leary, James P. Polkabilly: How the Goose Island Ramblers Redefined America Folk Music. Oxford Univ., 2006. [ML421.G66 L43 2006]

     

    Metting, Fred. The Life and Music of the American Folk Artist Doc Watson. Edwin Mellen, 2006. [ML419.W37 M48 2006]

     

    Wood, Charles Roger & James Fraher. Texas Zydeco. Univ. of Texas, 2006. [ML3560.C25 W66 2006; on order]

     

    RECORDED CLASSICAL MUSIC

    Nelson, Susan. The Flute on Record: The 78 RPM Era: A Discography. Scarecrow, 2006. [Ref ML156.4.F43 N44 2006]

     

    North, James H. The New York Philharmonic: the Authorized Recordings, 1917-2005: a Discography. Scarecrow, 2006. [Ref ML156.7.N49 N67 2006]

     

    Bierley, Paul E. The Incredible Band of John Philip Sousa. Univ. of Illiniois, 2006. [ML421.S657 B54 2006]

     

    Hinkle-Turner, Elizabeth. Women Composers and Music Technology in the United States: Crossing the Line. Ashgate, 2006. [ML1380 .H56 2006]

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