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The Resource Jaco : the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius, Bill Milkowski

Jaco : the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius, Bill Milkowski

Label
Jaco : the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius
Title
Jaco
Title remainder
the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius
Statement of responsibility
Bill Milkowski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Special anniversary edition features new interviews with Jaco's childhood friends, prominent bass players of Jaco's era and afterward, and Teresa Nagell, the girlfriend who was with Jaco in the last few years of his life
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milkowski, Bill
Dewey number
  • 787.87/165092
  • B
Illustrations
  • genealogical tables
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
ML419.P43
LC item number
M55 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pastorius, Jaco
  • Bass guitarists
  • Jazz musicians
Label
Jaco : the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius, Bill Milkowski
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip061/2005028835.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion CD contains newly revealed music tracks from Jaco's early years along with spoken testimonials from Jaco's friends and colleagues; excerpted from the original boxed-set audio biography, Portrait of Jaco : the early years
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (44 min. : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bar code
31223113363049
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 323-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / by Bob Moses -- Preface I. Jaco : man and myth -- Preface II. (Still) Reflecting on Jaco -- Prologue. Star-spangled Jaco --
  • The early years. Growing up "Jocko" (1951-1966) ; The making of a bass player (1967-1968) ; South Florida soul circuit (1969-1972) ; Riding with the C.C. Riders (1972) ; The laundromat & the Lion's Share (1973-1974) --
  • The glory years. The "discovery" of Jaco Pastorius (1974-1975) ; Weather Report: clear (1976-1977) ; Weather Report: cloudy (1978-1979) ; Weather Report: stormy (1980-1981) ; Strictly by Word of Mouth (1982) --
  • The dark years. 55 Grams & the Hang Dynasty (1982-1983) ; Playboy Jazz meltdown (1984) ; Ever closer into the abyss (1985-1986) ; Bellevue Spa Casino & Hotel (1986) --
  • The finale. Return to the Sunshine State (1987) ; Alone again, naturally (August, 1987) ; Jaco's Waterloo : the final bar (9/11/87) --
  • Epilogue. Requiem for Jaco/The heir apparent -- Appendix I. Sixty-three views of a secret : musicians, colleagues, and friends weigh in on the life and times of the world's greatest bass player -- Appendix II. Jaco Pastorius discography
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Deluxe edition.
Extent
xxvii, 339 pages
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780879308599
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005028835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
Publisher number
00331338
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 61864352
  • (OCoLC)61864352
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Jaco : the extraordinary and tragic life of Jaco Pastorius, Bill Milkowski
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip061/2005028835.html
Publication
Note
Companion CD contains newly revealed music tracks from Jaco's early years along with spoken testimonials from Jaco's friends and colleagues; excerpted from the original boxed-set audio biography, Portrait of Jaco : the early years
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (44 min. : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bar code
31223113363049
Bibliography note
Includes discography (pages 323-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / by Bob Moses -- Preface I. Jaco : man and myth -- Preface II. (Still) Reflecting on Jaco -- Prologue. Star-spangled Jaco --
  • The early years. Growing up "Jocko" (1951-1966) ; The making of a bass player (1967-1968) ; South Florida soul circuit (1969-1972) ; Riding with the C.C. Riders (1972) ; The laundromat & the Lion's Share (1973-1974) --
  • The glory years. The "discovery" of Jaco Pastorius (1974-1975) ; Weather Report: clear (1976-1977) ; Weather Report: cloudy (1978-1979) ; Weather Report: stormy (1980-1981) ; Strictly by Word of Mouth (1982) --
  • The dark years. 55 Grams & the Hang Dynasty (1982-1983) ; Playboy Jazz meltdown (1984) ; Ever closer into the abyss (1985-1986) ; Bellevue Spa Casino & Hotel (1986) --
  • The finale. Return to the Sunshine State (1987) ; Alone again, naturally (August, 1987) ; Jaco's Waterloo : the final bar (9/11/87) --
  • Epilogue. Requiem for Jaco/The heir apparent -- Appendix I. Sixty-three views of a secret : musicians, colleagues, and friends weigh in on the life and times of the world's greatest bass player -- Appendix II. Jaco Pastorius discography
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Deluxe edition.
Extent
xxvii, 339 pages
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780879308599
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005028835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
Publisher number
00331338
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 61864352
  • (OCoLC)61864352
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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