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Central Avenue sounds William Douglass / oral history transcript, 1990

Author: Bill Douglass; Steven Louis Isoardi; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Publication:Central Avenue sounds. Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
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Douglass discusses his childhood and education in Texas and LA and his later music career. There is much discussion of his fellow jazz musicians, musical styles, desegregation of jazz groups, the American Federation of Musicians and the rise and decline of Central Avenue.
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Interviews
Named Person: Bill Douglass; Count Basie; Red Callender; Benny Carter; Nat King Cole; Buddy Collette; Benny Goodman; Dexter Gordon; Les Hite; Paul Howard; Charles Mingus; Lloyd Reese; Art Tatum; Gerald Wiggins; Lee Young; Lester Young; Marl Young
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Douglass; Steven Louis Isoardi; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
OCLC Number: 33229080
Notes: Transcript of a 5.85-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program.
Description: ix, 262 leaves, bound : port. ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: interviewed by Steven L. Isoardi.

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Douglass discusses his childhood and education in Texas and LA and his later music career. There is much discussion of his fellow jazz musicians, musical styles, desegregation of jazz groups, the American Federation of Musicians and the rise and decline of Central Avenue.

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