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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
Author
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
DLC
Dewey number
  • 780/.92/2
  • 920
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.T45 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: 189-200
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Rev. ed. /
  • rev. and updated by Studs Terkel, with Milly Hawk Daniel.
Extent
x, 210 pages
Isbn
9780690009989
Lccn
75020024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm01527625
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: 189-200
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • Rev. ed. /
  • rev. and updated by Studs Terkel, with Milly Hawk Daniel.
Extent
x, 210 pages
Isbn
9780690009989
Lccn
75020024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm01527625

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