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Author Henry, Murphy.

Title Pretty good for a girl : women in bluegrass / Murphy Hicks Henry.

Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2013.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    781.642 HEN    Available
Description xi, 469 p., [38] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Music in American life
Music in American life.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-429) and index.
Contents In the beginning : the 1940s. Sally Ann Forrester ; Wilma Lee Cooper ; Rose Maddox ; Ola Belle Campbell Reed -- The second decade : the 1950s. Bessie Lee Mauldin ; Vallie Cain ; Grace French ; The Lewis family : Miggie, Polly, Janis ; The Stonemans : Patsy, Donna, Roni ; Margie Sullivan -- The numbers are growing : the 1960s. Jeanie West ; Betty Amos with Judy and Jean ; Gloria Belle ; Hazel and Alice ; Dottie Eyler ; Vivian Williams ; Bettie Buckland ; Rubye Davis ; Ginger Boatwright ; The Whites : Pat, Sharon, Cheryl, Rosie ; Wendy Thatcher ; Martha Adcock ; The McLain family : Alice, Ruth, Nancy Ann -- The floodgates open : the 1970s. Beck Gentry ; Suzanne Thomas ; Delia Bell ; Buffalo Gals ; Betty Fisher ; Katie Laur ; Dede Wyland ; Lynn Morris ; The women in California ; Laurie Lewis ; Kathy Kallick ; Claire Lynch ; Lee Ann Lenker Baber -- Leaders of the band : the 1980s. Missy Raines ; Alison Brown ; All-female bands ; Alison Krauss -- Too many to count : the 1990s and beyond. Kristin Scott Benson ; Rhonda Vincent ; The Dixie Chicks ; Cherryholmes -- Not just pretty good for a girl.
Subject Women bluegrass musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Bluegrass musicians -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780252079177 paperback alkaline paper
0252079175 paperback alkaline paper

 
    
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