Horn Man: The Polish-American Musician in Twentieth-century Detroit

Portada
Wayne State University Press, 2003 - 360 pàgines
Detroit and its strong Polish community share in America's rich history of Polish music and customs. This work documents that history and details the development of the Polish-American musicians in Detroit who became known as polka musicians, even though their music was very diversified.
 

Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya

Best of Michigan Musicans

Revisió d'Usuari  - Fifi - Borders

This has to be one of the best books written to show the great musicans of Michigan. It makes you feel proud to have known and or been related to one of these fabulous men. Llegeix la ressenya completa

Continguts

Foreword by Ann Hetzel Gunkel Ph D
xvii
Acknowledgments
xxi
Color Plates following page
xxiii
Introduction by Thaddeus C Radzilowski Ph D
5
The Boys in the Band
7
The Polish Culture
25
The Polish Ethnic Communities in Detroit
43
The War Years
81
The Entrepreneur
221
The Polish Aristocrat
229
The Philosopher
235
The Sizzling Clarinetist
241
The Historian
246
The Authority
251
The Maestro
256
Eddie 19171999 and Helen Rowinski Nabozny 1919
260

A Century of the PolishAmerican Musician in Detroit
106
A Reflection of Cultural Values and Ideals
158
The Professional
178
The Peoples Choice
186
The Virtuoso Accordionist
191
The Horn Man
202
The Fireball HallofFamer
216
The Brother
266
The BigBand Polka HallofFamer
272
The Gentle Giant
278
The Ambassador
299
Epilogue
317
Bibliography
340
Copyright

Altres edicions - Mostra-ho tot

Frases i termes més freqüents

Referències a aquest llibre

Polish Dance in Southern California
Maja Trochimczyk
Visualització de fragments - 2007

Informació bibliogràfica