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Natalie Curtis Burlin

A Life in Native and African American Music

Natalie Curtis Burlin( )
Author: Patterson, Michelle Wick
Publication Date:May 2010
Publisher:University of Nebraska Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $64.90
Book Description:

Natalie Curtis Burlin (1876-1921) was born to a wealthy New York City family and initially trained for a career as a classical concert pianist. But in 1903, she left her family and training behind to study, collect, and popularize the music of American Indians and African Americans. This richly textured portrait of Curtis illuminates the life and contributions of an important early ethnomusicologist.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Music / Ethnic
Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Biography & Autobiography / Music
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.129 x 23.571 x 3.505 cm
Book Weight:0.78 Kilograms

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