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Bland, James Allen

minstrel show musician, professor, songwriter


born: 22 Oct 1854 Flushing, New York / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 22 Oct 1854 Flushing, New York / state, USA Source: 2  
born: 23 Oct 1854 Source: 3  
born: 22 Oct 1854 Flushing, New York / state, USA Source: 4  

died: 05 May 1911 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 1  
died: 05 May 1911 Washington, D.C., USA Source: 2  
died: 03 May 1911 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / state, USA Source: 4  

The Music Sack has 24 items with information about James Allen Bland:


 1994

Twentieth-Century composers in the Chesapeake Region

Part I In:
Hall, Bonlyn G.
Hedges, Bonnie
Twentieth-century composers in the Chesapeake region
A bio-bibliography and guide to library holdings
Compiled and edited by Bonnie Hedges and Bonlyn Hall
Richmond, Virginia: Chesapeake Chapter Music Library Association, 1994, 168 p.

Number of People : 78


 1992

Roach, Hildred
Black American music : past and present
Second edition
Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing Company, 1992, 3668 p.

Number of People : 119

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1990 Source: 2

Turner, Patricia
Dictionary of Afro-American performers
78 rpm and cylinder recordings of opera, choral music, and song, c1900-1949
New York & London: Garland, 1990

Number of People : 62


 1989

Scott, Derek B.
The singing bourgeois : songs of the victorian drawing room and parlour
Milton Keynes: Open University Press, 1989

Number of People : 43


 1987

Floyd, Samuel A. Jr.
Black music biography : an annotated bibliography
White Plains, New York: Kraus International Publications, 1987

Number of People : 87


 1985

Roach, Hildred
Black American music. Past and present
Vol. I
Malabar, Florida: Robert E. Krieger, 1985

Number of People : 62


 1984

Brooks, Tilford
America's black musical heritage
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1984, 336 p.

Number of People : 53


 1981 Source: 3

Southern, Eileen
Biographical dictionary of Afro-American and African musicians
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1981, 478 p.

Number of People : 1,184


 1981

Composers, arrangers, authors, and adaptors of popular stage music works

p. 245 In:
Root, Deane L.
American popular stage music 1860-1880
Ann Arbor, Michigan: UMI Research, 1981

Number of People : 223


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1980

Biographies

p. 330 In:
Sampson, Henry T.
Blacks in blackface
A source book on early black musical shows
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 552 p.

Number of People : 123


 1978

Before Tin Pan Alley

p. 15 In:
Ager, Milton
Craig, Warren
Sweet and lowdown : America's popular song writers
By Warren Craig
With a foreword by Milton Ager
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1978

Number of People : 8


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1972

Ewen, David
Great men of American popular song
Revised and enlarged edition
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1972

Number of People : 45


 1970

Ewen, David
Great men of American popular song
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1970

Number of People : 42


 1962

Burton, Jack
The blue book of tin pan alley
A human interest encyclopedia of American popular music
Vol. 1: -1776-1860-1910
Watkins Glen, N.Y.: Century House, 1962, 304 p.

Number of People : 21


 1962

Ewen, David
Popular American composers : From revolutionary times to the present.
A biographical and critical guide
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1962

Number of People : 131


 1955

Hughes, Langston
Famous negro music makers
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1955

Number of People : 16


 1954

Lyons, James
Howard, John Tasker
Our American music : three hundred years of it
Third edition, revised and reset.
With supplementary chapters by James Lyons
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954, 841 p.

Number of People : 649

More Details : (1 Section)


 1951

Daly, John J.
Byrd, Harry F.
Song in his heart.
Introduction by Harry F. Byrd
Philadelphia: Winston (1951). IX, 102 S.

Number of People : 1


 1944

Famous old-time ballads and songs which should never die

p. 366 In:
Marks, Edward B.
They all had glamour : From the Swedish nightingale to the naked lady
New York: Julian Messner, Inc., 1944

Number of People : 86


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1938

[no title]

p. 21 In:
Handy, William Christopher
Negro authors and composers of the United States
By W.C. Handy.
New York: Handy Brothers Music Co. Inc., 1938, 24 p.

Number of People : 61


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