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Table of Contents: Volume 14, No. 3 (Fall 1996)



Mrs. Belmont, Matthew Perry, and the "Japanese Minstrel			257
Victor Fell Yellin

A Sense of Place: Charles Ives and Putnam's Camp,			276
Redding, Connecticut
Denise von Glahn Cooney

A National Band from the Southwest: The Don Albert			313
Orchestra
Christopher Wilkinson

Balancing Local and National Approaches at American			352
Fiddle Contests
Chris Goertzen

BOOK REVIEWS Dorothy Lamb Crawford, Evenings On and Off the 382 Roof: Pioneering Concerts in Los Angeles, 1939-1971 Catherine Parsons Smith Beverly Bush Patterson, The Sound of the Dove: 384 Singing in Appalachian Primitive Baptist Churches JEnnifer Rycenga Jonathon S. Epstein, ed., Adolescents and Their 387 Music: If It's Too Loud, You're Too Old; Andrew Ross and Tricia Rose, eds., MIcrophone Fiends: Youth Music and Youth Culture Joanna Bosse Joseph N. Straus, The Music of Ruth Crawford Seeger 389 Larry Polansky
RECORD REVIEWS Tod Dockstader, Water Music, Two Moons, Quatermass; 393 and Barton McLean, Rainforet Images Robert W. Butts

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