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The Resource Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel

Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel

Label
Giants of jazz
Title
Giants of jazz
Statement of responsibility
by Studs Terkel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brief biographies of thirteen jazz musicians who have made major contributions to the development of this form of music
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
MPI
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1912-2008
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Terkel, Studs
Dewey number
  • 780/.92/2
  • B
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
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Daniel, Milly Hawk
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  • Oliver, King
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Beiderbecke, Bix
  • Waller, Fats
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Goodman, Benny
  • Basie, Count
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Herman, Woody
  • Gillespie, Dizzy
  • Parker, Charlie
  • Coltrane, John
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jazz
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: p. 189-200
Contents
Joe Oliver, the king -- Louis Armstrong, Ambassador of jazz -- Bessie Smith, empress of the blues -- Bix [Beiderbecke], young man with a horn -- Fats Waller, the laughing genius -- Duke Ellington, sounds of life -- Benny Goodman, king of swing -- Count Basie: "Jump for joy" -- Billie Holiday: "God bless the child" -- Woody Herman, leader of the herd -- Dizzy Gillespie, explorer of new sounds -- Charlie Parker, Yardbird -- John Coltrane: the search continues -- Jazz is the music of many
Control code
ocm26461806
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
  • Rev. ed. /
  • rev. and updated by Studs Terkel, with Milly Hawk Daniel.
Extent
x, 210 p.
Isbn
9780690049176
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) 459444
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: p. 189-200
Contents
Joe Oliver, the king -- Louis Armstrong, Ambassador of jazz -- Bessie Smith, empress of the blues -- Bix [Beiderbecke], young man with a horn -- Fats Waller, the laughing genius -- Duke Ellington, sounds of life -- Benny Goodman, king of swing -- Count Basie: "Jump for joy" -- Billie Holiday: "God bless the child" -- Woody Herman, leader of the herd -- Dizzy Gillespie, explorer of new sounds -- Charlie Parker, Yardbird -- John Coltrane: the search continues -- Jazz is the music of many
Control code
ocm26461806
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
  • Rev. ed. /
  • rev. and updated by Studs Terkel, with Milly Hawk Daniel.
Extent
x, 210 p.
Isbn
9780690049176
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) 459444

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