skip to content
Jazz anecdotes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Jazz anecdotes

Author: Bill Crow
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Ranging from stage fright to stardom, racism to nicknames, this anthology of stories offers fresh and often hilarious insights into the joys and woes of a jazz musician's life. There are anecdotes of  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Crow
ISBN: 0195071336 9780195071337
OCLC Number: 29358277
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 350 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Wild Scenes --
The Word "Jazz" --
Beginnings --
Inventions --
Pianos --
Teachers and Students --
Stage Fright --
Reading Music --
Hiring and Firing --
Managers, Agents, and Bosses --
On the Road --
Arrangers and Arrangements --
Cutting Contests --
52nd Street --
Jazz Records --
Jazz on the Air --
The Well-dressed Jazz Musician --
Prejudice --
Songs --
Goofs --
Pranks --
The Put-on --
Good Lines --
Nicknames --
Louis Armstrong --
Bessie Smith --
Bix Beiderbecke --
Thomas "Fats" Waller --
Eddie Condon --
Pee Wee Russell --
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra --
Benny Goodman --
Coleman Hawkins and Lester Young --
Art Tatum and His Children --
Joe Venuti --
Tommy Dorsey --
Lionel Hampton --
Charlie Parker --
John Birks Gillespie --
Charles Mingus --
Zoot Sims and Al Cohn --
Miles Davis and John Coltrane --
Jokes.
Responsibility: Bill Crow.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29358277> # Jazz anecdotes
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "29358277" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14101460#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85069833> ; # Jazz
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/781.65/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML3506> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982165> ; # Jazz
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14101460#Thing/jazz> ; # Jazz
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/305002202> ; # Bill Crow
   schema:datePublished "1991" ;
   schema:datePublished "1990" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/14101460> ;
   schema:genre "Anecdotes"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Jazz anecdotes"@en ;
   schema:productID "29358277" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29358277#PublicationEvent/new_york_oxford_oxford_university_press_1990_1991printing> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14101460#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195071337> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9358522> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29358277> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14101460#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982165> # Jazz
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jazz"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305002202> # Bill Crow
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Crow" ;
   schema:givenName "Bill" ;
   schema:name "Bill Crow" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195071337>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0195071336" ;
   schema:isbn "9780195071337" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.