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American naval songs & ballads

Robert Wilden Neeser

American naval songs & ballads

by Robert Wilden Neeser

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Published by Yale University press, H. Milford, Oxford university press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Ballads, English -- United States.,
    • Songs, English -- United States.,
    • Sea songs -- United States.,
    • War songs -- United States.,
    • United States -- History, Naval -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert W. Neeser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS595.H5 N4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 372 p.
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6375829M
      LC Control Number38027320
      OCLC/WorldCa2947300

      The accompanying page book with over illustrations gives additional information on the history in these ballads. Each ballad is written in a musical style appropriate to the time period and subject matter. Set includes book with 2 CDs (vocal and instrumental only) $ Customer Comments: Thank you so much for Ballads of American History! Firth, C. H. (Charles Harding), , ed.: Naval songs and ballads / (London: Printed for the Navy Records Society, ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Firth, C. H. (Charles Harding), Notes on the diplomatic relations of England and France / (Oxford: B.H. Blackwell, ), also by L. G. Wickham Legg and Mrs.

      "A book to cherish permanently." "The New York Times."With this ample collection of authentic ballads and songs, you can immerse yourself in the rich tradition and heritage of American folk music. Discover the diversity, spontaneity, free-flowing melody, and sheer invention of scores of songs sung by cowboys and convicts, lumberjacks, hobos, miners, plantation slaves, mountaineers, soldiers 4/5(1). A sentimental ballad is an emotional style of music that often deals with romantic and intimate relationships, and to a lesser extent, war (protest songs), loneliness, death, drug abuse, politics and religion, usually in a poignant but solemn manner. Ballads are generally melodic enough to get the listener's attention. Sentimental ballads are found in most music genres, such as pop, R&B, soul.

      A beloved folk performer gathers uninhibited tales and ballads from the Appalachians. Full of lively stories, jokes, and games for performance, the folklore in this book reflects the hardships, humor, and creative instincts of the robust men and women from the hills of Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky. The 40 songs feature melody and guitar chords.   First to visit the British Expeditionary Force in Normandy in , he eventually toured the front lines of North Africa, Malta, Sicily, Gibraltar and Italy, and was in Normandy less than a week after D-Day.A real “cheeky chappie,” Formby sang light, comic songs that were a little bawdy, and full of double entendre, just what the troops.


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