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Title Music, sound, and technology in America : a documentary history of early phonograph, cinema, and radio / edited by Timothy D. Taylor, Mark Katz, and Tony Grajeda.

Published Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (410 pages : illustrations, music)
polychrome rdacc
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I Sound Recording -- Predictions -- Listener and the Phonograph -- Performers and the Phonograph -- Phonograph and the Composer -- Phonograph Debates -- Part II Cinema -- Technologies of Sight and Sound -- Playing to the Pictures -- Conducting and Scoring to the Movies -- Taste, Culture, and Educating the Public -- Part III Radio -- Radio as Dream, Radio as Technology -- Early Broadcasts: Performer and Listener Impressions -- Economics of Radio Broadcasting -- Music on the Radio -- Radio behind the Scenes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Taylor, Timothy Dean.
Katz, Mark, 1970-
Grajeda, Tony, 1960-
ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Popular music -- Social aspects -- United States -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Phonograph -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Radio broadcasting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Motion picture music -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Technological innovations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Electronic books.
Standard Number 9786613721075
ISBN 9780822393917 (electronic bk.)
0822393913 (electronic bk.)
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