Band music from the Civil War era / Music Division, Library of Congress

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Subjects: Brass band music--Scores and parts
Brass band music--19th century
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Computer files -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Music Division, Library of Congress, 2000-
LC Classification: M
Alternate Titles: At head of title: American memory
Additional Authors: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
Library of Congress. Music Division
Notes: LCCN: 00530043
Computer File Characteristics: Electronic data
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title from home page as viewed on Feb. 12, 2002
"American Memory, Library of Congress"
Summary: Makes available examples of a brilliant style of brass band music that flourished in the 1850s in the United States and remained popular through the nineteenth century. Bands of this kind served in the armies of both the North and the South during the Civil War. This online collection includes both printed and manuscript music. The collection features over 700 musical compositions, as well as 8 full-score modern editions and 19 recorded examples of brass band music in performance
OCLC Number: 45149810

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