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Author Patterson, Michelle Wick, 1973-
Title Natalie Curtis Burlin [electronic resource] : a life in native andAfrican American music / Michelle Wick Patterson
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xiv, 402 p.) : ill
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
An "atmosphere of culture and high purpose" : family influences in achanging America -- "Theydon't know what bliss is!" : Curtis's musical adolescence -- "I am full of plans" : Curtis discovers native Americans and their music -- "The pencil in the hand of the Indian" : Curtis and the Indians' book -- "The white friend" : Curtis and Indian reform -- Folk songs of a "very musical race" : Curtis and African American music -- "The spirit of the real America" : Curtis's search for an American identity
Description based on print version record
Subject Burlin, Natalie Curtis, 1875-1921
Indians of North America -- Music -- History and criticism
African Americans -- Music -- History and criticism
Ethnomusicologists -- United States -- Biography
Alt Author Project Muse
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