American Music

Table of Contents: Volume 3, No. 3 (Fall 1985)

David Medoff: A Case Study in Interethnic Popular Culture			261
Mark Slobin and Richard K. Spottswood

Scoring the Concerto in F: George Gershwin's First Orchestration		277
Wayne D. Shirley

Two Divergent Traditions of German-American Hymnody in Maryland circa 1800	299
Edward C. Wolf

Lester Young: Master of Jive							313
Douglas Henry Daniels

Leory Anderson on Broadway: Behind-the-Scene Accounts of the Musical Goldilocks	329
George Wright Briggs, Jr.

Music Comes to Yale								337
Luther Noss

Louis Lombard's "Our Conservatories" (1892)					347
Introduction by Irving Lowens

BOOK REVIEWS Dave Marsh and John Swensen, eds., The New Rolling Stone Record Guide 352 Lawrence Starr James L. Limbacher, Keeping Score: Film Music, 1972-1979 354 Gilliam B. Anderson J.S. Warren, Jr., Warren's Minstrel: Containing a Plain and Concise 355 Introduction to Sacred Music, with a new introduction by John Lawrence Brasher Terry E. Miller Norbert Ruecker, ed., Jazz Index, 1977-80 356 Eddie S. Meadows John Broven, Rhythm and Blues in New Orleans, and John Broven, 357 South to Louisiana: The Music of the Cajun Bayous Andre Prevos John G. Doyle, Louis Moreau Gottschalk, 1829-1869: A Biographical Study and 359 Catalog of Works John Kirkpatrick
RECORD REVIEWS John Harbison, Piano Concerto; David Stock, Inner Space; and Robert 361 Moevs, Concerto Grosso for Piano, Percussion, and Orchestra; Jacob Druckman, Windows Robert Weirich The Yankee Brass Band: Music from Mid-Nineteenth Century America; and, 363 Old Bethpage Village Restoration Brass Band Frank J. Cipolla Carlos Chavez, The Six Symphonies 364 Robert L. Parker Music in the Virginia Coloney: Selections from the Music Inventory of 366 Cuthbert Ogle H. Earle Johnson The Capriccio Series of New American Music, nos. 1 and 2 367 Barry Wiener Vincent Persichetti, Winter Cantata, Op. 97; Mass, Op. 84; Love 369 D. Royce Boyer Elliott Carter, Night Fantasies; Piano Sonata; and Elliot Carter, 370 Night Fantasies; Piano Sonata James M. Burk Battle Cry of Freedom: Military Music of Union Army Bands; Military Band Music 371 of the Confederacy, and Our Musical Past: A Concert for Brass Band, Voice, and Piano Michael Meckna Birmingham Quartet Anthology; and "Bless my Bones": Memphis Gospel 373 Radio--The 50s Mellonee Burnim Charles T. Griffes, Songs 375 Philip Lieson Miller Victor Herbert, Naughty Marietta; and Victor Herbert, Sweethearts 377 Larry Warner

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