Harvard University Press
A Transnational Look at the Banjo "A national music is the spontaneous growth of ages of insulated life and feeling," said Christopher Pearce Cranch to the Harvard Music Association in 1846. "It is impossible that American music can do more than reproduce the music of other ages"We are too much a ....
"The Banjo: America\'s African Instrument,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 18
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