Popular Music of the Depression and New Deal

Frank da Cruz
fdc@columbia.edu
27 July 2017
A selection that aims to cover the kinds of music that were “in the air” in NYC between 1929 and 1943. The ones marked WWII have a sentimental or inspirational wartime theme. Items marked with * are especially noteworthy. Hit positions are from Wikipedia “year in music” pages. You can sort on any column by clicking on the column headin