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The Resource Norman Granz : the man who used jazz for justice, Tad Hershorn ; foreword by Oscar Peterson

Norman Granz : the man who used jazz for justice, Tad Hershorn ; foreword by Oscar Peterson

Label
Norman Granz : the man who used jazz for justice
Title
Norman Granz
Title remainder
the man who used jazz for justice
Statement of responsibility
Tad Hershorn ; foreword by Oscar Peterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hershorn, Tad
Dewey number
  • 781.65092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML429.G696
LC item number
H47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Granz, Norman
  • Verve Records (Firm)
  • Impresarios
  • Jazz
Label
Norman Granz : the man who used jazz for justice, Tad Hershorn ; foreword by Oscar Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Prelim. p
  • "Chronology": p. 397-400
Bar code
31223081587918
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-448) 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
Prologue. "I made things work" -- "All I wanted was my freedom" -- "A marvelous crucible" -- Cole train -- "The opener" -- Let freedom swing -- Norman Granz versus... -- Mambo jambo -- Enter Ella and Oscar -- The continental -- "I feel most at home in the studio" -- Starry nights -- "That tall old man standing next to Ella Fitzgerald" -- The jazz hurricane -- "The lost generation" -- Duke, Prez, and Billie -- Joie de Verve -- Across the sea -- "Musicians don't want to jam" -- Picasso on the beach -- "One more once" -- Takin' it on out, for good -- "Somewhere there's music" -- Epilogue. "My career, such as it is ..."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 470 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520267824
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011011292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019859193
Other physical details
ill.,ports.
System control number
  • 707628353
  • (OCoLC)707628353
Label
Norman Granz : the man who used jazz for justice, Tad Hershorn ; foreword by Oscar Peterson
Publication
Note
  • "Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Prelim. p
  • "Chronology": p. 397-400
Bar code
31223081587918
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-448) 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
Prologue. "I made things work" -- "All I wanted was my freedom" -- "A marvelous crucible" -- Cole train -- "The opener" -- Let freedom swing -- Norman Granz versus... -- Mambo jambo -- Enter Ella and Oscar -- The continental -- "I feel most at home in the studio" -- Starry nights -- "That tall old man standing next to Ella Fitzgerald" -- The jazz hurricane -- "The lost generation" -- Duke, Prez, and Billie -- Joie de Verve -- Across the sea -- "Musicians don't want to jam" -- Picasso on the beach -- "One more once" -- Takin' it on out, for good -- "Somewhere there's music" -- Epilogue. "My career, such as it is ..."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 470 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520267824
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011011292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40019859193
Other physical details
ill.,ports.
System control number
  • 707628353
  • (OCoLC)707628353

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