Ralph Peer
Ralph Sylvester Peer (May 22, 1892 – January 19, 1960) was an American talent scout, recording engineer and record producer in the field of music in the 1920s and 1930s. Peer pioneered field recording of music when in June 1923 he took remote recording equipment south to Atlanta, Georgia to record regional music outside the recording studio in such places as hotel rooms, ballrooms, or empty warehouses.

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American Experience | The Carter Family:…
Ralph Peer was born in 1892 in Independence, Missouri, son of a furniture dealer. Surrounded by the cabinet-sized radios and record players in his father's store ...
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Ralph Peer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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peermusic - The Global Independent - Ralph S. Peer
Ralph S. Peer A Life of Infinite Variety and Many Achievements by Richard M. Sudhalter If one abiding paradox surrounds the life of Ralph Sylvester Peer, it is ...
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peermusic - The Global Independent - Key Executives
Ralph Peer, II Chair and CEO, peermusic. Ralph Peer, II, Chair and CEO of peermusic, oversees a global network of music publishing companies operating  ...
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Ralph Peer | Biography | AllMusic
Find Ralph Peer biography and history on AllMusic - Producer, engineer, and talent scout Ralph Peer
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Ralph S. Peer - Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Ralph Peer was the prominent early businessman in country music. His impact, moreover, on the larger popular music industry—as a pioneer in recording, ...
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Ralph Peer: Information from Answers.com
Ralph Peer Genres: Country Biography Producer, engineer, and talent scout Ralph Peer spearheaded the U.S.
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Ralph Peer II - NMPA
Ralph Peer, II, Chair and CEO of peermusic, oversees a global network of music publishing companies operating from 35 offices in 28 countries. With well over a  ...
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Ralph Peer in Country Music History - Shmoop
Brief biography of Ralph Peer in Country Music History.
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How The Bristol Sessions Changed Country Music : NPR
Apr 19, 2011 ... In 1927 and '28, Ralph Peer, a talent scout for the Victor Talking Machine Company, set up recording sessions in a town straddling the ...
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Ralph Peer, II, Chair and CEO of peermusic, oversees a global network of ... Peer received his Bachelor's degree from Stanford University and his Master of ...
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Ralph Peer, II, Chair and CEO of peermusic, oversees a global network of ... Peer received his Bachelor's degree from Stanford University and his Master of ...
Ralph Peer in Country Music History - Shmoop
Brief biography of Ralph Peer in Country Music History. ... Ralph Peer (1892- 1960) is often credited with creating the country music business. Peer was a New York-based artist ... 2013 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved. We love your ...
Ralph S. Peer
Adapted from: Tony Scherman, “Ralph S. Peer.” Encyclopedia of Country Music. Paul Kingsbury, ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. p. 410-411.
Ralph S. Peer - Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Ralph Peer was the prominent early businessman in country music. ... permission , are held at the Southern Folklife Collection of the University of North Carolina.
Spotlight On Music In Appalachia - Ralph Peer, The Bristol Sessions ...
Aug 31, 2010 ... Ralph Sylvester Peer In 1984, the Tennessee General Assembly ... Southern Folklife Collection, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Ralph Peer | Roster | BMI.com
... the University of Southern California (USC) Thornton School of Music kicked off on ... Established by music publisher Ralph Peer II and funded by peermusic, ...
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The Carter Family had been performing together for ten years near their hometown when Ralph Peer came to Bristol, TN in 1927 to audition "hillbilly" talent for ...
Ralph Peer: Executive Profile & Biography - Businessweek
Mr. Ralph Peer, II serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ... He received his Bachelor's degree from Stanford University and his Master of Business ...
Twilight of the Gods: Ralph Peer, the man who "created" Jimmie ...
Jul 6, 2012 ... Although few people have heard of him, Ralph Peer is one of the most ... them, not especially well-recorded, to the University of North Carolina.
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The New Songwriter's Guide to Music Publishing
The New Songwriter's Guide to Music Publishing
Randy Poe, 2005
One ofthe legendary names in music publishing is Ralph S. Peer. In 1920, Peer began his career with OKeh Records where he assisted in the early recordings of numerous black artists including Mamie Smith's ''Crazy Blues,'' a breakthrough ...
Ralph Tailor's Summer: A Scrivener, His City and the Plague
Ralph Tailor's Summer: A Scrivener, His City and the Plague
Keith Wrightson, 2011
Shortlisted in the non-fiction category for the 2012 Portico Prize for Literature, as given by the Portico Library and Gallery. (Portico Prize for Literature The Portico Library and Gallery 2012-09-20)
Country Music, U.S.A.: Second Revised Edition
Country Music, U.S.A.: Second Revised Edition
Bill C. Malone, 2002
Needless to say, while Ralph Peer's esthetic appreciation of country music may not have been improved by the incident, Fiddlin' John nonetheless made him a believer in the commercial value of the medium. With the recording of Fiddlin' John ...
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MONIQUE L PEER Ralph Sylvester Peer THE FOUNDER Carle Views Changing Industry Dorothy. Mrs. Monique I. Peer, president of the Peer-Southern Organization, is a world traveler and linguist, and these characteristics have helped her ...
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction
2010
Based on Gabor Maté’s two decades of experience as a medical doctor and his groundbreaking work with the severely addicted on Vancouver’s skid row, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts radically reenvisions this much misunderstood field by taking a holistic approach. Dr. Maté presents addiction not as a discrete phenomenon confined to an unfortunate or we...
Popular Music in America: And The Beat Goes On: And the Beat ...
Popular Music in America: And The Beat Goes On: And the Beat ...
Michael Campbell, 2009
At the center of early country music, yet behind the scenes, was a man named Ralph Peer (1892–1960). Peer was arguably the most influential man in country music during its first three decades. He played an instrumental role in finding it, ...
Ralph Ellison: Emergence of Genius
Ralph Ellison: Emergence of Genius
2002
Ralph Ellison (1913-1994) earned his place in the canon of African-American literature in a single act, the publication of Invisible Man (1952). His only completed novel, its controlled fury and modernist polish were thought by many to represent both the vanguard and the future of African-American literature. The book's uniqueness and its infl...
Ralph Peer
Ralph Peer
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Twilight of the Gods: Ralph Peer, the man who "created" Jimmie Rogers and the Carter Family CBC Music - Free Streaming Radio, Videos, Songs, Concerts & Playlists
Jul 06, 2012: Twilight of the Gods -Program Two The box of CDs arrived one morning from the Library of the University of North Carolina. …
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Spotlight On Music In Appalachia - Ralph Peer, The Bristol Sessions, & Hillbilly Music - Blind Pig & The Acorn
Today's guest post is written by Appalachian Historian Dave Tabler. Ralph Sylvester Peer In 1984, the Tennessee General Assembly recognized the town of Bristol, with one foot in Tennessee and one in Virginia, as the “Birthplace of Country Music.” The...
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Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion 2013 Attendance Up a Whopping 10% | Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News
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RALPH PEER II CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF PEER MUSIC INVOKES A SATANIC RITUAL OF MURDER AT A SYNAGOGUE 1990-2012.
Ralph Peer II USES MUSIC AND JEWISH SYNAGOGUE FOR SATANISM, AND FOR THE MADONNA MAFIA/ FBI UNIT'S CRIME SYNDICATE.
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Devil Sent the Rain: Music and Writing in Desperate America | PopMatters
Acclaimed author Tom Piazza follows his prize-winning novel City of Refuge and the post-Katrina classic Why New Orleans Matters with a dynamic collection of essays and journalism about American music and American character, in Devil Sent the Rain.
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ICMP Preis für Ralph Peer II (Pop100.com - News)
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Ralph Peer II honoured with ICMP outstanding… - Hit Songs Deconstructed
Ralph Peer II, chair and CEO of peermusic, has been awarded the inaugural International Confederation of Music Publishers (ICMP) award for outstanding contribution to music publishing.
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peer Acquires Foster Catalogs : MusicRow – Nashville's Music Industry Publication – News, Songs From Music City
peer Acquires Foster Catalogs Print This Post David M Ross • January 7, 2011 Ralph Peer II (Chairman and CEO, peermusic) and David Foster. peermusic has announced it will acquire over 500 songs, the majority of songwriter/producer David Foster’s works.
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Some Gray Wolf Peer Review Panel members axed by USFWS | The Wildlife News
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