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Table of Contents: Volume 12, No. 2 (Summer 1994)



Paur and the Pittsburgh: Requiem for an Orchestra			125
Robert F. Schmalz

Leadbelly and His Windjammer: Examining the African American		148
Button Accordion Tradition
Jared Snyder

Ives, Gershwin, and Copland: Reflections on the Strange			167
History of American Art Music
Larry Starr

BOOK REVIEWS Wiley L. Housewright, a History of Music and Dance in 188 in Florida, 1565-1865 Katherine K. Preston, Music for HIre: A Study of 191 Professional Musicians in Washginton, 1877-1900 David K. Hildebrand Michael Broyles, "Music of the Highest Class": Elitism 194 Populism in Antebellum Boston Ora Frishberg Saloman Anne Key Simpson, Hard Trials: The Life and Music of 197 Harry T. Burleigh Jean E. Snyder William Lynwood Montell, Singing the Glory Down: 200 Amateur Gospel Music in South Central Kentucky, 1900-1990 Loyal Jones William W. Harris, The Rise of Gospel Blues: The Music 202 of Thomas Andrew Dorsey in the Urban Church Robin Hough Robert Pruter, Chicago Soul: Making Black Music 204 Chicago Style Bruce Tucker Bill Coleman, Trumpet Story; Sammy Price, 206 What do They Want? Jazz Autobiography; William Oscar Smith, Sideman, The Long Gig of W.O. Smith: A Memoir; Rex Stewart, Boy Meets Horn James Patrick Willie Ruff, A Call to Assembly: The Autobiography of a 212 Musical Storyteller Theodore R. Hudson Burton W. Peretti, The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, 214 and Culture in Urban America David Lee Joyner Barbara B> Heyman, Samuel Barber: The Composer and 218 His Music Richard Jackson
RECORD REVIEWS Bernard Hermann, Citizen Kane; Bernard Hermann, 221 The Magnificent Ambersons Robert Kosovsky Dragons in the Sky: Mark Schultz, Dragons in 227 the Sky; Dennis LeClaire, Quartet for Horns; Russell Pinkston, Quartet for Four Horns with Tape; Arthur Gottschalk, Section; Mark Schultz, T. Rex Patricia McKey

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