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The Resource Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel. Sketches by Robert Galster

Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel. Sketches by Robert Galster

Label
Giants of jazz
Title
Giants of jazz
Statement of responsibility
by Studs Terkel. Sketches by Robert Galster
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Included: Joe Oliver, Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, Bix, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Billie Holiday, Woody Herman, Stan Kenton, Dizzy Gillespie
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
927.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.T45
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel. Sketches by Robert Galster
Instantiates
Publication
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, 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 -- Stan Kenton, restless spirit -- Dizzy Gillespie, explorer of new sounds -- Jazz is the music of many
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
215 pages
Lccn
57009251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Orange cloth over boards. Bookplate on free endpaper: André Chaves; ex libris André Chaves. PASC Library transfer, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00401170
  • ucoclc401170
Label
Giants of jazz, by Studs Terkel. Sketches by Robert Galster
Publication
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, 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 -- Stan Kenton, restless spirit -- Dizzy Gillespie, explorer of new sounds -- Jazz is the music of many
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
215 pages
Lccn
57009251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Orange cloth over boards. Bookplate on free endpaper: André Chaves; ex libris André Chaves. PASC Library transfer, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00401170
  • ucoclc401170

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