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Who's who of British jazz

Author: John Chilton
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2004.
Series: Bayou.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This book is a new, expanded and updated edition of the best comprehensive survey of who's who of British jazz musicians. Over 900 biographies detail the work of musicians from every era of British jazz, ranging from those who played professionally before 1920 at the dawn of jazz in Britain, through to today's young stars." "It contains new information on the early careers of those who became famous and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Biobibliographie
Biographies Dictionnaires anglais
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Chilton
ISBN: 0826472346 9780826472342
OCLC Number: 53879364
Description: viii, 407 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; Who's Who; Appendix: A selected list of bandleaders mentioned in the text
Series Title: Bayou.
Responsibility: John Chilton.

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New, expanded and updated edition of the best comprehensive survey of who's who of British jazz musicians. Over 900 biographies detail the work of musicians from every era of British jazz, ranging  Read more...

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John Chilton has done a fine service for jazz readers everywhere with his well-written reference guide to who is who in British jazz. The entries are concise and highly interesting. Each entry is Read more...

 
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