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Published: 31 January 2019

288 Pages | 30 halftone


ISBN: 9780190872311

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Making Music American

1917 and the Transformation of Culture

E. Douglas Bomberger

  • Examines together for the first time concurrent events in classical, popular, and military music to illuminate the transformation of American attitudes towards music
  • Explores the cultural setting that made jazz popular almost overnight
  • Reveals the impact of advances in recording technology on both popular and classical music

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