Princeton University Library Catalog

The forgotten songs of the Newfoundland outports : as taken from Kenneth Peacock's Newfoundland field collection, 1951-1961 / Anna Kearney Guigné ; music re-edited and transcribed by Evelyn Osborne.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Museum of History and University of Ottawa Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxii, 434 pages : illustrations (some color), music ; 24 cm.
Series:
Summary note:
"Between 1951 and 1961, the classical composer and pianist Kenneth Peacock (1922-2000) visited the island of Newfoundland six times on behalf of the National Museum of Canada (today the Canadian Museum of History) to collect folksongs. During this period Peacock acquired a total of 766 songs from 118 individuals in 38 communities."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-429) and index.
Other format(s):
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9780776623849 ((paperback))
  • 0776623842 ((paperback))
  • ((pdf))
OCLC:
957503417
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