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The Resource Reading jazz : a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now, edited by Robert Gottlieb

Reading jazz : a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now, edited by Robert Gottlieb

Label
Reading jazz : a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now
Title
Reading jazz
Title remainder
a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Gottlieb
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
781.65/09
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3507
LC item number
.R44 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gottlieb, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Label
Reading jazz : a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now, edited by Robert Gottlieb
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223043941765
  • 31223043941757
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Autobiography. Jelly Roll Morton -- Sidney Bechet -- Louis Armstrong -- Willie "The Lion" Smith -- Duke Ellington -- Sonny Greer -- Leora Henderson -- Art Hodes -- Buck Clayton -- Hoagy Carmichael -- Eddie Condon -- Mary Lou Williams -- Cab Calloway -- Lionel Hampton -- John Hammond -- Count Basie -- Billie Holiday -- Mezz Mezzrow -- Artie Shaw -- Charlie Barnet -- Max Gordon -- Anita O'Day -- Milt Hinton -- Art Blakey -- Milt Gabler -- Miles Davis -- Willie Ruff -- Art Pepper -- Charles Mingus -- Hampton Hawes -- Paul Desmond -- Cecil Taylor -- Anthony Braxton --
  • by Charles Edward Smith
  • Even his feet look sad
  • by Whitney Balliett
  • The cutting sessions
  • by Rex Stewart
  • Thomas "Fats" Waller
  • by John S. Wilson
  • Sunshine always opens out
  • by Whitney Balliett
  • The poet : Bill Evans
  • Reportage.
  • by Gene Lees
  • Black like him
  • by Francis Davis
  • The house in the heart
  • by Bobby Scott
  • The big bands
  • by George T. Simon
  • Homage to Bunny
  • by George Frazier
  • The spirit of jazz
  • King Oliver : A Very Personal Memoir
  • by Otis Ferguson
  • The mirror of swing
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Jimmie Lunceford
  • by Ralph J. Gleason
  • Two rounds of the battling Dorseys
  • by Tommy Dorsey and Jimmy Dorsey
  • Jazz orchestra in residence, 1971
  • by Carol Easton
  • Flying home
  • by Edmond Souchon, M.D.
  • by Rudi Blesh
  • The fabulous gypsy
  • by Gilbert S. McKean
  • Minton's
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • Minton's Playhouse
  • by Dizzy Gillespie
  • At the Hi-De-Ho
  • by Hampton Hawes
  • Bird
  • A music of the streets
  • by Miles Davis
  • Waiting for Dizzy
  • by Gene Lees
  • An evening with Monk
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • Thelonious and me
  • by Orrin Keepnews
  • John Coltrane
  • by Nat Hentoff
  • Bessie Smith : poet
  • by Fredrick Turner
  • by Murray Kempton
  • Mahalia Jackson
  • by George T. Simon
  • Lady day has her say
  • Billie Holiday
  • The untold story of the international sweethearts of rhythm
  • by Marian McPartland
  • A Starr is reborn
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Moonbeam Moscowitz : Sylvia Syms
  • The blues of Jimmy
  • by Whitney Balliet
  • The Lindy
  • by Marshall and Jean Stearns
  • A night at the Five Spot
  • by Martin Williams
  • You dig it, sir?
  • by Lillian Ross
  • Johnny Green
  • by Fred Hall
  • Jazz in America
  • by Vincent McHugh
  • by Jean-Paul Sartre
  • Don't shoot- We're Americans!
  • by Steve Voce
  • Goffin, Esquire, and the Moldy Figs
  • by Leonard Feather --
  • Jack Teagarden
  • by Gene Krupa and Leonard Bernstein
  • No jazz is an island
  • by William Grossman
  • The unreal jazz
  • by Hugues Panassié
  • All what jazz?
  • by Philip Larkin
  • The musical achievement
  • by Eric Hobsbawm
  • King Oliver
  • Criticism.
  • by Larry Gushee
  • Bix Beiderbecke
  • by Benny Green
  • James P. Johnson
  • by Max Harrison
  • Coleman Hawkins
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • Not for the left and alone
  • by Martin Williams
  • Time and the tenor
  • Bechet and Jazz visit Europe, 1919
  • by Graham Colombé
  • Bop
  • by LeRoi Jones
  • On Bird, Bird-watching, and jazz
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • Why did Ellington "remake" his masterpiece?
  • by André Hodeir
  • On the corner : the sellout of Miles Davis
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • Space is the place
  • by Ernst-Alexandre Ansermet
  • by Gene Santoro
  • Easy to love
  • by Dudley Moore
  • Bessie Smith
  • by Humphrey Lyttelton
  • Billie Holiday
  • by Benny Green
  • Cult of the white goddess
  • by Will Friedwald
  • Ella Fitzgerald
  • Harpsichords and Jazz Trumpets
  • by Henry Pleasants
  • The divine Sarah
  • by Gunther Schuller
  • The blues as dance music
  • by Albert Murray
  • Local jazz
  • by James Lincoln Collier
  • Fifty years of "Body and soul"
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Everycat and Birdland mon amor
  • by Roger Pryor Dodge
  • by Francis Davis
  • Bird land
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • Louis Armstrong : an American genius
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • A bad idea, poorly executed-
  • by Orrin Keepnews
  • Conclusions
  • by Winthrop Sargeant
  • Has jazz influenced the symphony?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 1068 p.
Isbn
9780679442516
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
96014219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 34515658
  • DBSRVR::LCMARC/AUJ-4850/CATHERINEL
Label
Reading jazz : a gathering of autobiography, reportage, and criticism from 1919 to now, edited by Robert Gottlieb
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223043941765
  • 31223043941757
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Autobiography. Jelly Roll Morton -- Sidney Bechet -- Louis Armstrong -- Willie "The Lion" Smith -- Duke Ellington -- Sonny Greer -- Leora Henderson -- Art Hodes -- Buck Clayton -- Hoagy Carmichael -- Eddie Condon -- Mary Lou Williams -- Cab Calloway -- Lionel Hampton -- John Hammond -- Count Basie -- Billie Holiday -- Mezz Mezzrow -- Artie Shaw -- Charlie Barnet -- Max Gordon -- Anita O'Day -- Milt Hinton -- Art Blakey -- Milt Gabler -- Miles Davis -- Willie Ruff -- Art Pepper -- Charles Mingus -- Hampton Hawes -- Paul Desmond -- Cecil Taylor -- Anthony Braxton --
  • by Charles Edward Smith
  • Even his feet look sad
  • by Whitney Balliett
  • The cutting sessions
  • by Rex Stewart
  • Thomas "Fats" Waller
  • by John S. Wilson
  • Sunshine always opens out
  • by Whitney Balliett
  • The poet : Bill Evans
  • Reportage.
  • by Gene Lees
  • Black like him
  • by Francis Davis
  • The house in the heart
  • by Bobby Scott
  • The big bands
  • by George T. Simon
  • Homage to Bunny
  • by George Frazier
  • The spirit of jazz
  • King Oliver : A Very Personal Memoir
  • by Otis Ferguson
  • The mirror of swing
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Jimmie Lunceford
  • by Ralph J. Gleason
  • Two rounds of the battling Dorseys
  • by Tommy Dorsey and Jimmy Dorsey
  • Jazz orchestra in residence, 1971
  • by Carol Easton
  • Flying home
  • by Edmond Souchon, M.D.
  • by Rudi Blesh
  • The fabulous gypsy
  • by Gilbert S. McKean
  • Minton's
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • Minton's Playhouse
  • by Dizzy Gillespie
  • At the Hi-De-Ho
  • by Hampton Hawes
  • Bird
  • A music of the streets
  • by Miles Davis
  • Waiting for Dizzy
  • by Gene Lees
  • An evening with Monk
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • Thelonious and me
  • by Orrin Keepnews
  • John Coltrane
  • by Nat Hentoff
  • Bessie Smith : poet
  • by Fredrick Turner
  • by Murray Kempton
  • Mahalia Jackson
  • by George T. Simon
  • Lady day has her say
  • Billie Holiday
  • The untold story of the international sweethearts of rhythm
  • by Marian McPartland
  • A Starr is reborn
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Moonbeam Moscowitz : Sylvia Syms
  • The blues of Jimmy
  • by Whitney Balliet
  • The Lindy
  • by Marshall and Jean Stearns
  • A night at the Five Spot
  • by Martin Williams
  • You dig it, sir?
  • by Lillian Ross
  • Johnny Green
  • by Fred Hall
  • Jazz in America
  • by Vincent McHugh
  • by Jean-Paul Sartre
  • Don't shoot- We're Americans!
  • by Steve Voce
  • Goffin, Esquire, and the Moldy Figs
  • by Leonard Feather --
  • Jack Teagarden
  • by Gene Krupa and Leonard Bernstein
  • No jazz is an island
  • by William Grossman
  • The unreal jazz
  • by Hugues Panassié
  • All what jazz?
  • by Philip Larkin
  • The musical achievement
  • by Eric Hobsbawm
  • King Oliver
  • Criticism.
  • by Larry Gushee
  • Bix Beiderbecke
  • by Benny Green
  • James P. Johnson
  • by Max Harrison
  • Coleman Hawkins
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • Not for the left and alone
  • by Martin Williams
  • Time and the tenor
  • Bechet and Jazz visit Europe, 1919
  • by Graham Colombé
  • Bop
  • by LeRoi Jones
  • On Bird, Bird-watching, and jazz
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • Why did Ellington "remake" his masterpiece?
  • by André Hodeir
  • On the corner : the sellout of Miles Davis
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • Space is the place
  • by Ernst-Alexandre Ansermet
  • by Gene Santoro
  • Easy to love
  • by Dudley Moore
  • Bessie Smith
  • by Humphrey Lyttelton
  • Billie Holiday
  • by Benny Green
  • Cult of the white goddess
  • by Will Friedwald
  • Ella Fitzgerald
  • Harpsichords and Jazz Trumpets
  • by Henry Pleasants
  • The divine Sarah
  • by Gunther Schuller
  • The blues as dance music
  • by Albert Murray
  • Local jazz
  • by James Lincoln Collier
  • Fifty years of "Body and soul"
  • by Gary Giddins
  • Everycat and Birdland mon amor
  • by Roger Pryor Dodge
  • by Francis Davis
  • Bird land
  • by Stanley Crouch
  • Louis Armstrong : an American genius
  • by Dan Morgenstern
  • A bad idea, poorly executed-
  • by Orrin Keepnews
  • Conclusions
  • by Winthrop Sargeant
  • Has jazz influenced the symphony?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 1068 p.
Isbn
9780679442516
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
96014219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 34515658
  • DBSRVR::LCMARC/AUJ-4850/CATHERINEL

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