Music For Hire


A Study of Professional Musicians in Washington 1877-1900

Katherine K. Preston


351 pp.

53 illustrations

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The place of music and musicians in the social fabric of late nineteenth- century America is detailed in this well-documented study which explores all facets of the lives and work of the journeyman musicians in the nation’s capital.


Katherine K. Preston