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Table of Contents: Volume 5, No. 2 (Summer 1987)



George P. Knauff's Virginia Reels and Fiddling in the			121
Antebellum South
Chris Goertzen and Alan Jabbour

Wagner and the New York Press, 1855-76					145
Mark McKnight

Arthur Farwell's Early Efforts on Behalf of American Music, 1889-1921	156
Evelyn Davis Culbertson

Jazz Feedback to Africa							176
Edmund John Collins

BOOK REVIEWS H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie, eds., The New Grove 194 Dictionary of American Music Allen P. Britton Ira Gitler, Swing to Bop: An Oral History of the Transition in 203 Jazz in the 1940's Scott Deveaux Morton Feldman, Essays; and Ned Rorem, Setting the 205 Tone: Essays and a Diary Carol J. Oja Virgil Thomson, A Virgil Thomson Reader 208 Victor Fell Yellin Irene V. Jackson, ed., More than Dancing: Essays on Afro-American 212 Music and Musicians W.K. McNeil Mark Miller, Jazz in Canada: Fourteen Lives; and Dan 213 Morgenstern, Charles Nanry, and David A. Cayer, ed., Annual Review of Jazz Studies 2 Robert Witmer Hoagy Carmichael, The Stardust Road 216 John Edward Hasse Jane S. Gabin, A Living Minstrelsy: The Poetry and Music 217 of Sidney Lanier J. Peter Burkholder, Charles Ives: The Ideas Behind the Music 222 Anne Swartz Andrea Olmstead, Ballet in America: The Emergence of an 224 American Art Jack Anderson John W. Landon, Behold the Mighty Wurlitzer: The History 225 of the Theatre Pipe Organ Frederick James Kent
RECORD REVIEWS Henry Brant, Western Springs 228 Emily Good George Crumb, A Haunted Landscape; William Schuman, 229 Three Colloquies for Horn and Orchstra Craig B. Parker Americana: Choral Masterpieces of American Composers 230 R> John Specht Edward MacDowell and Charles T. Griffes, Solo PIano 231 Music, Vols. 1-4 Margaret Mary Barela
Index of Reviews in the Sonneck Society Newsletter, 1985-86 234

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