The ballad book of John Jacob Niles

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Bramhall House
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c1960, 1961
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A legend in the folk music community, John Jacob Niles enjoyed a lengthy career as a balladeer, folk collector, and songwriter. Ever close to his Kentucky roots, he spent much of his adulthood searching for the most well-loved songs of the southern Appalachia. The Ballad Book of John Jacob Niles brings together a wealth of songs with the stories that inspired them, arranged by a gifted performer. This new edition includes all of the melodies, text, commentary, and illustrations of the 1961 original and features a new introduction by Ron Pen, director of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the University of Kentucky.
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9781322598536
9780813157849
9780813109879
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subject_facet Ballads, English, Ballads, English -- Southern States, Electronic books, Folk music, Folk music -- Southern States, Folk songs -- Southern states, Folk songs, English, Folk songs, English -- Southern States, MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Folk & Traditional, MUSIC -- Musical Instruments -- General, MUSIC -- Printed Music -- Band & Orchestra, Southern States
title_display The ballad book of John Jacob Niles
title_full The ballad book of John Jacob Niles / [John Jacob Niles] ; decorations by William Barss ; [with a new introduction by Ron Pen], The ballad book of John Jacob Niles [by John Jacob Niles] ; decorations by William Barss
title_short The ballad book of John Jacob Niles
topic_facet Ballads, English, Band & Orchestra, Folk & Traditional, Folk music, Folk songs, Folk songs, English, General, Genres & Styles, MUSIC, Musical Instruments, Printed Music