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Three chords for beauty's sake : the life of Artie Shaw

Author: Tom Nolan
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An unflinching account of Shaw's life, evoking his music as well as his larger-than-life personality, to provide a candid and sympathetic portrait of the artist and his era.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Artie Shaw
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Nolan
ISBN: 9780393062014 0393062015
OCLC Number: 449865171
Description: xv, 430 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Life of Artie Shaw
Responsibility: Tom Nolan.

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For his centennial, an indispensable biography of Artie Shaw, the legendary big-band leader, virtuoso clarinetist, and renegade in music and romance.  Read more...

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[C]ompulsively readable. --Daniel Akst"

 
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