Tin Pan Alley

Celebrates the prolific body of music born of Tin Pan alley and its impact on American cultural life

Tin Pan Alley

Celebrates the prolific body of music born of Tin Pan alley and its impact on American cultural life

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The Poets of Tin Pan Alley
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Philip Furia
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press

A history of the American lyricists who worked in the popular music industry, known as Tin Pan Alley, in the years between World War I and World War II.
Tin Pan Alley
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: David A. Jasen
Categories: Popular music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Dutton Adult

Celebrates the prolific body of music born of Tin Pan alley and its impact on American cultural life
Tin Pan Alley
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: David A. Jasen
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-01 - Publisher: Routledge

For nearly a century, New York's famous "Tin Pan Alley" was the center of popular music publishing in this country. It was where songwriting became a profession, and songs were made-to-order for the biggest stars. Selling popular music to a mass audience from coast-to-coast involved the greatest entertainment media of
Tin Pan Alley
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Keith Hayward
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Soundcheck Books

With first-hand accounts from the people who knew him best, this book details Sir Elton's formative years: from training as a classical pianist at the Royal Academy of Music; his time as a jobbing songwriter in London's Tin Pan Alley; performing his first live gigs; and his eventual rise to
The Way to Tin Pan Alley
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Nicholas E. Tawa
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

This book analyzes the place of popular music in American culture from 1866 to 1910, and the way in which it reflected American values. Tawa has examined over 1000 songs, the methods of their composition, publication and performance, and how they were received by the public. He contends that many