Store: Legendary Musicians CD & Book
The Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame has compiled information on more than two hundred great Mississippi musicians in this 267 page illustrated book. All musical genres are covered from gospel to country to classical to jazz. With cover notes from Leontyne Price, Pat Fordice and James Blackwood, the book is filled with information on well known as well as behind the scenes musicians with roots in Mississippi. With Mississippi as the birthplace on America's music, the book is a documentation of the musicians whose art has changed the world.
In addition to the book, a CD is available that gives a sample of the state's great musical heritage. Artists include: Charlie Patton, Jimmie Rodgers, Leake County Revelers, James Blackwood and the Blackwood Brothers, International Sweethearts of Swing, Skeets McWilliams, Mundell Lowe and Lloyd Wells, Little Milton, Dee Barton, Mississippi Mass Choir
The book is published by Quail Ridge Press and the CD was produced by Malaco Records for the Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame. All proceeds benefit the Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame, enabling them to continue their salute to the legends and legacy that are Mississippi music.
Supplemental teachers manuals and guides for using the book and CD to teach students about their heritage of Mississippi music.
Legendary Musicians CD Only
Legendary Musicians: Whose Art Has Changed The World - A Sampler CD - $16.95 - $4.00 S&H
Legendary Musicians CD with Book
Legendary Musicians: Whose Art Has Changed The World - A Sampler CD and Book - $30.00 - $4.00 S & H
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