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Conversation with the blues

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Blues (Music) -- History and criticism.,
    • Blues musicians -- United States -- Interviews.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled by] Paul Oliver ; illustrated with photographs by the author.
      GenreInterviews.
      ContributionsOliver, Paul, 1927-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3521 .C55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1007951M
      ISBN 100521591813, 0521598265
      LC Control Number96047887

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Chapter One. Nuns go by as quiet as lust, and drunken men and sober eyes sing in the lobby of the Greek hotel. Rosemary Villanucci, our next-door friend who lives above her father's cafe, sits in a Buick eating bread and butter.

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This volume tells the story of the blues in Memphis through previously unpublished interviews with nine performers. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Various, Paul Oliver - Conversation With The Blues (A Documentary Of Field Recordings) at Discogs.

Complete your Various, Paul Oliver collection/5(5). The unnamed narrator of the story discovers from a newspaper that his younger brother, Sonny, has been arrested for selling and using heroin. As he prepares to teach his algebra class, the narrator remembers Sonny as a young boy.

His students, he realizes, could someday end up like Sonny, given the obstacles and hardships they face growing up. Many of his interviews were transcribed in Conversation with the Blues (). In he published The Story of the Blues, "the first comprehensive history of the genre", followed by several other books covering all aspects of blues music.

His unfinished research with Mack McCormick on Texas blues is due to be published in Born: Paul Hereford Oliver, 25 May. Genre/Form: Music: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oliver, Paul.

Conversation with the blues. London: Jazz Book Club,© (OCoLC) A Conversation with the Blues Play all The blues is one of America's great inventions. In this series we explore the roots of the blues and how its spirit, structure, harmonies, and melodies have. Oliver, a British architectural historian who devoted years to researching African American blues, memorialized the journey also in his book Conversation with the Blues.

Both book and film explore the meaning of the blues to those who sang it, with an emphasis on those in Mississippi, St. Louis, and Chicago. Keeping the Blues Alive coded communications such that we could have a conversation and the master would never be the wiser.” the Grammy Museum and the author of several books about the.Lady Sings the Blues.

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Later books included Conversation With the Blues (), interviews from an American field trip in ; The Story of the Blues (), the first attempt at a .