This is a study of the way in which popular words and music relate to American life. The question of what popular song was, and why it came into existence, as well as how each song fitted within the context of the larger 20th century society are considered and explained clearly and fruitfully. The author also offers insight into why musical styles were seen to change as they did during this time period.Popular Song in the 20th Century : Styles and Singers and what They Said about America Nicholas E. Tawa. of chords. I know your basic chords on the guitar, but I dona#39;t know minor 7ths Ita#39;s like all the time I would say to people, a#39;Ia#39;m going to take ... In 1962, brothers Alan, Jay, Merrill, and Wayne were taken on by Disney and won over the very young, more owing to their looks than to their playing ability.
|Author||:||Nicholas E. Tawa|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2005-01-01|