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Celebrating Bird : the triumph of Charlie Parker

Author: Gary Giddins
Publisher: New York : Beech Tree Books, ©1987.
Series: Masters of American music series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Masters of American music series"--Jacket. Includes bibliography and discography. A biography of the American jazz musician focusing on his life and style of music.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Giddins, Gary.
Celebrating Bird.
New York : Beech Tree Books, ©1987
(OCoLC)639350531
Named Person: Charlie Parker; Charlie Parker; Charlie Parker
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Giddins
ISBN: 0688059503 9780688059507
OCLC Number: 13947483
Notes: "Masters of American music series"--Jacket.
Awards: American Book Award, 1987
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm.
Contents: 1. Bird lives! --
2. Youth --
3. Apprenticeship --
4. Mastery --
5. Bird lives --
A selected discography of long-playing records --
A selected bibliography.
Series Title: Masters of American music series.
Other Titles: Masters of American music series.
Responsibility: Gary Giddins.

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"Masters of American music series"--Jacket. Includes bibliography and discography. A biography of the American jazz musician focusing on his life and style of music.

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