Hogg and music

McCue, K.C. (2012) Hogg and music. In: Duncan, I. and Mack, D.S. (eds.) Edinburgh Companion to James Hogg. Series: Edinburgh companions to Scottish literature. Edinburgh University Press: Edinburgh, UK, pp. 90-96. ISBN 9780748641246

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This is a short introductory essay on Hogg's musical context. It explores the role of music in his early life, and the active part he played as a self-taught performer. It examines briefly Hogg's musical knowledge and how he uses this in his writing, before outlining the major contribution of his songs within the musical market of his day.

Item Type:Book Sections
Keywords:James Hogg, Scottish music, Scottish song
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:McCue, Professor Kirsteen
Authors: McCue, K.C.
Subjects:M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature of music
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
College/School:College of Arts > School of Critical Studies > Scottish Literature
Publisher:Edinburgh University Press
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