Jazzlife

Author: William Claxton
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822851661
Size: 20.47 MB
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They are brought together in this updated volume, which includes a foreword by Claxton tracing his travels with Berendt and his love affair with jazz music in general.

The Jazz Life Of Dr Billy Taylor

Author: Billy Taylor
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253009170
Size: 21.65 MB
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Peppered with anecdotes recalling encounters with other jazz legends such as Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Ellington, Art Tatum, Count Basie, Billie Holiday, and many others, The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor is not only the life story of a jazz ...

The Jazz Life

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Traces the origins of jazz in the urban culture of black America and profiles such pioneers as Count Basie, Charles Mingus, and John Coltrane

From Birdland To Broadway

Author: Bill Crow
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019535902X
Size: 69.36 MB
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This revealing book is a marvelous portrait of the jazz world, told by someone who's been there.

Class Act

Author: Cholly Atkins
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231504128
Size: 67.57 MB
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He began performing during Prohibition and continued in vaudeville, nightclubs, and in the army during World War II. Chronicling the rise, near demise, and rediscovery of tap dancing, the book is both an engaging biography and a rich ...

Living The Jazz Life

Author: W. Royal Stokes
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195152492
Size: 17.85 MB
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Forty interviews with saxophonists, pianists, singers, composers, and string, brass, and rhythm players that range across the globe.

Claxton Jazzlife

Author: William Claxton
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822830666
Size: 10.73 MB
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The book Jazzlife, the original fruit of their labors, has become a collector's item that is highly treasured among jazz and photography fans.

Off The Books

Author: Peter Leitch
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781550653489
Size: 56.45 MB
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Off the Books: A Jazz Life is the story of a life lived in search of excellence in music and art, but also a life lived battling depression and alienation, and overcoming narcotics addiction.

Claxton Jazzlife

Author: William Claxton
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822830666
Size: 75.96 MB
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This book includes this important collection of material along with many never-before-seen color images from those trips. A foreword by Claxton traces his travels with Berendt and his love affair with jazz music in general.

The Night People

Author: Dicky Wells
Publisher: Smithsonian Inst Pr
ISBN: 9781560980674
Size: 59.80 MB
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First published in 1971, The Night People is Wells's account of his life as a jazz trombonist and soloist during the Swing Era, including new introductory chapter remarks as well as a critical appreciation and a discography.