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Table of Contents: Volume 14, No. 1 (Spring 1996)



Felippe Cioffe: A Trombonist in Antebellum America			1
David M. Guion

Solmization, Scale, and Key in Nineteenth-Century			42
Four-Shape Tunebooks: Theory and Practice
Daniel Taddie

Alexander and His Band							65
Charles Hamm

BOOK REVIEWS Review Essay: Music in the United States of America 103 John Beckwith Jon W. Finson, The Voices that Are Gone 111 Paul Charosh Elaine Keillor, John Weinzweig and His Music 113 Marc-Andre Roberge Thomas Hennessey, From Jazz to Swing 115 Gene H. Anderson Martha Bayles, Hole in Our Soul 118 Jonathon S. Epstein Johnny Otis, Upside Your Head! 120 David Sanjek
RECORD REVIEWS Cello America: 20th Century Music for Violoncello 124 Performed by Terry King Douglas B. Moore The Flight into Egypt and Other Works by John Harbison 125 Linda Pohly The Colored Sacred Harp 127 David Warren Steel The Sequoia String Quartet Plays Benjamin Britten, 128 John Crawford, and Paul Chihara Douglas B. Moore Christopher Rouse, Symphony no. 1 and "Phantasmata" 130 Tyler G. White Stefan Wolpe, Quartet for Oboe, Cello, Percussion, 132 and Piano; Sonata for Violin and Piano; Trio in Two Parts for Flute, Cello, and Piano Joe Brumbeloe

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