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Greenwood Guides to American Roots Music

The Greenwood Guide to American Roots Music series includes volumes on musical genres that have pervaded American culture. The series describes American musical traditions that have been associated with specific geographic regions throughout our nation. Each volume explores the different ways that a genre has evolved naturally in different regions and "scenes" while becoming an undeniable element of American culture.

info Folk Music: A Regional Exploration, Norm Cohen, 2005
info Jazz: A Regional Exploration, Scott Yanow, 2005
info Country: A Regional Exploration, Ivan Tribe, 2006
info Ethnic and Border Music: A Regional Exploration, N. Cohen, 2007
info Blues: A Regional Exploration, William J. O'Neal, 2007

Last updated June 2007