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The Life and Music of Perry George Lowery

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Author: Watkins, Clifford Edward
ISBN:978-1-57806-555-4
Publication Date:Aug 2003
Publisher:University Press of Mississippi
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

Long before the recognized birth of ragtime and jazz such hard-working travelers as Perry George Lowery blew their horns and led their bands throughout America, shaping the sound of modern music while performing in cities and towns across the nation.

An exhausting on-the-road life caused Lowery's name to fade from music history. Even after dazzling America as a marquee soloist and the leader of minstrel and circus bands, Lowery (1870-1942) ended up in an unmarked grave in...
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Book Details
Pages:277
Detailed Subjects: Music / Ethnic
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 8.931 Inches



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