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Hands in Harmony: Traditional Crafts and Music in Appalachia

Hands in Harmony Traditional Crafts and Music in Appalachia Tim Barnwell s photography has documented the people of Appalachia for over three decades capturing a way of life and work that has changed little in the past hundred years Now with sensitivity and g

  • Title: Hands in Harmony: Traditional Crafts and Music in Appalachia
  • Author: Tim Barnwell Jan Davidson
  • ISBN: 9780393068153
  • Page: 209
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Tim Barnwell s photography has documented the people of Appalachia for over three decades, capturing a way of life and work that has changed little in the past hundred years Now with sensitivity and grace he honors the music and handcrafts of the region, showing musicians and craftspeople in their homes, studios, shops, or in concert.As in his previous books, striking duoTim Barnwell s photography has documented the people of Appalachia for over three decades, capturing a way of life and work that has changed little in the past hundred years Now with sensitivity and grace he honors the music and handcrafts of the region, showing musicians and craftspeople in their homes, studios, shops, or in concert.As in his previous books, striking duotone portraits of these artisans and musicians are accompanied by biographies and oral histories Here we become acquainted with banjo players, wood carvers, basket weavers, fiddlers, blacksmiths, and many A music CD with twenty songs from musicians featured in the book rounds out this rich collection.

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    1. Hands in Harmony: Traditional Crafts and Music in Appalachia is a wonderful collection of photographs by Tim Barnwell, an Asheville, NC, resident, professional photographer and teacher for more than thirty years. One of Barnwell’s pursuits has been the photographing of musicians and craftspeople throughout the Appalachian region of North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Kentucky. He has documented musicians, luthiers, basket weavers, potters, fabric artists, sto [...]

    2. A small, but very important piece of American History, This compilation of "oral histories" is a patchwork of some of the finest producers of traditional Appalachian crafts and music.The people in this book are from the heartland of Appalachia -- Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.All of the stories were extremely interesting, but the most extraordinary were from those who inherited their talent from family. It's almost like the stories that have been passed down through the genera [...]

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