THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO SCOTTISH RECORDED MUSIC
A SCOTTISH VERNACULAR DISCOGRAPHY 1888-1960
by Bill Dean-Myatt, MPhil.
(winner of the ARSC award for best general discography of 2013-14)
|The result of 20 years' intensive research, Bill Dean-Myatt's seminal book collates information on the Scottish recording industry into one easy-to-handle reference source. Original sources such as record company files were combined with extensive research into contemporary media such as newspapers and industry journals; where possible, artists or their families were consulted directly. This invaluable reference tool is a must-have for:
Artists are listed alphabetically, together with date and location of his/her birth, death, recordings made (with date and location of each session), accompanying musicians' names, instruments played, master and take number, composer and arranger details and all known issues on all formats and additional footnotes where required. All entries are fully cross-referenced.
Students of songs by Robert Burns
Music hall aficionados
Radio show presenters
Library reference departments
COMPLETE WITH A CD-ROM!
Contains entire text plus artist index and gallery of over 100 record label pictures. Details of recordings by
Published by the City of London Phonograph & Gramophone Society Ltd. (CLPGS) of England. Price: $60 U.S. or £39 sterling* (p&p £10 UK, £15 Europe, $39 U.S. or £25 rest of world). Payment in pounds sterling or by International Money Order (please make payable to "CLPGS Ltd.").
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|Scottish country dance bands
Music hall artists
Songs by Robert Burns
Speeches by Scots politicians
Comic and dramatic sketches etc.