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Cowboy fiddler

by Frankie McWhorter

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Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock, Tex., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • McWhorter, Frankie.,
    • Cowboys -- Texas -- Biography.,
    • Fiddlers -- Texas -- Biography.,
    • Texas -- Social life and customs.,
    • Texas -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frankie McWhorter as told to John R. Erickson ; foreword by William W. Savage, Jr. ; afterword by Charles R. Townsend.
      ContributionsErickson, John R., 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF391.4.M28 A3 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1537896M
      ISBN 100896722481, 089672249X
      LC Control Number91016244

      John Richard Erickson (born Octo ) is an American cowboy and author, best known for his Hank the Cowdog series of children's novels.. Born in Midland, Texas, he was reared in Perryton in the northern Texas graduated in from the University of Texas at Austin and spent two years at Harvard Divinity began publishing short stories in , while still working Education: Perryton High School, University of . Ten years a cowboy. Chicago: Rhodes & McClure Pub. Co. MLA Citation. Post, Charles Clement. Ten years a cowboy [microform] / by C. C. Post ; addenda by Tex Bender, the Cowboy Fiddler Rhodes & McClure Pub. Co Chicago Australian/Harvard Citation. Post, Charles Clement.

        Rex Allen, “The Arizona Cowboy,” took his last curtain call on Decem , in Sonoita, Arizona. The Rex Allen Cowboy Museum and Willcox Cowboy Hall of Fame is located on Railroad Avenue in Willcox where Rex sang and played for tips as a youngster. Country Line Magazine, Austin, TX. 9, likes 21 talking about this. Born & Bred in the Live Music Capital of the WORLD!Followers: 9K.

      "Faded Love" is a Western swing song written by Bob Wills, his father John Wills, and his brother, Billy Jack Wills. The tune is considered to be an exemplar of the Western swing fiddle component of American fiddle. [citation needed] The melody came from an ballad, "Darling Nelly Gray", which John Wills knew as a fiddle tune."Faded Love" is a sentimental song about lost : inch 78 rpm record. Originally published in , this is the second cowboy autobiography ever published - a story of the romance and adventures of a life on the plains with the varied experiences as cowboy, stock-owner, and rancher. It includes sections on "The Indian Warrior and His Pony," "The Insects," "The Mirage," "The Wichita Mountains," "The Indian," "The.


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Cowboy fiddler by Frankie McWhorter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cowboy Fiddler In Bob Wills' Band is part memoir and part country-western music history, and very entertaining reading. -- Midwest Book Review. From the Back Cover. Frankie McWhorter grew up in Bob Wills Country and bought his first fiddle with his cowboy wages in He played with Clyde Chesser and the Texas Village Boys and the Miller /5(4).

In this book, he lets his subject Frankie McWhorter talk in his own voice, and what we get is a transcription of more or less free-association anecdotes from the Texas cowboy fiddler who once played in Bob Wills' famous western swing band/5.

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Cowboy fiddler. [Frankie McWhorter; John R Erickson] -- Raconteur Frankie McWhorter embodies two archetypes: the working cowboy and the Texas fiddler. A cowboy since he stalked out of high school in and an alumnus of Bob Will's Texas Playboys, he. The book contains black & white plates, and red, green, purple, & orange illustrations in the background on some of the pages of text.

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In this book, you'll learn to fully exploit the power of Fiddler to debug traffic from virtually any web-related application, including all browsers and thousands of apps. If you like both, you’re doubly in luck, for McWhorter is an unusual combination: a working cowboy and a working fiddler.” —Elmer Kelton.

A cowboy, a ranch manager, an alumnus of Bob Wills’s Texas Playboys, and the leader of a western-swing band, Frankie McWhorter’s stories are Author: Frankie Mcwhorter.

Reading this book, as written in Frankie McWhorter's own words, is like being out on the West Texas Plains, sitting around the campfire listening to a veteran cowboy tell his stories. It has an authentic bunkhouse feeling, deservedly so coming from a man who has spent almost fifty years as a working cowboy.

The book is written in two-part form. The first half deals with McWhorter's musical Author: John Schmitz. Get this from a library.

Cowboy fiddler in Bob Wills' band. [Frankie McWhorter; John R Erickson] -- Frankie McWhorter grew up in Bob Wills Country and bought his first fiddle with his cowboy wages in He played with Clyde Chesser and the Texas Village Boys and the Miller Brothers Band before.

Rhodes & McClure, Very Good +/No DJ. 12mo = ". Addenda by Tex Bender, the Cowboy Fiddler. Green cloth covers with silver lettering and decoration on front cover & spine. Frankie McWhorter grew up in Bob Wills Country--the Texas Panhandle--and bought his first fiddle with his cowboy wages in He played with Clyde Chesser and the Texas Village Boys and the Miller Brothers Band before being asked to join Bob Wills and become the rd Texas Playboy--a band that had a tremendous impact on the country-western music field.5/5(1).

LZ Cowboy. This contemporary "log of a cowboy," to borrow a term from Andy Adams, reveals the daily life of a cowboy during the years Readers of Erickson's Hank the Cowdog books will recognize names, locations and incidents which the author used for that series: Tuerto, Drover, Casey the Bronc, the machine shed, the calf shed, the sick pen, and the gas tanks.

Detailed Description: Frankie McWhorter grew up in Bob Wills Country and bought his first fiddle with his cowboy wages in He played with Clyde Chesser and the Texas Village Boys and the Miller Brothers Band before being asked to join Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys.

"If you like cowboys, or if you like country fiddling, you'll enjoy Frankie McWhorter's story If you like both, you're doubly in luck, for McWhorter is an unusual combination: a working cowboy and a working fiddler. If you like Bob Wills' music—and who doesn't?—you'll find his recollections of Wills compelling, often funny, occasionally sad."—Elmer KeltonAuthor: Frankie Mcwhorter.

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