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Bix : the Davenport album

Author: Rich J Johnson; Jim Arpy; Gerri Bowers
Publisher: Barnegat, NJ : Razor Edge Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
A series of vignettes about Bix Beiderbecke's life and the time he spent and the people he knew in Davenport.

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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Named Person: Bix Beiderbecke; Bix Beiderbecke
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rich J Johnson; Jim Arpy; Gerri Bowers
ISBN: 9780977401857 0977401855
OCLC Number: 463625936
Notes: "Project of Mississippi Valley Writers Colony."
Errata sheet included with books from first printing.
Includes image index.
Description: 696 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Beiderbecke & Miller --
Genealogy: Charles & Louise --
Genealogy: Carl T. & Adele --
Genealogy: Bismark & Aggie --
Genealogy: Ottilie & A.J. Stibolt --
Genealogy: Lutie & Max Von Binzer --
Beiderbecke ghosts --
Genealogy: August Pieper --
Pastor Henry --
Der Demokrat --
Genealogy: Hilton Family --
Genealogy: Hill-Kennedy-Peterson --
Aggie's letter --
Genealogy: Charles Burnette --
Genealogy: Mary Louise --
Aggie's church --
St. Katherine's & Kemper Hall --
Maternal roots --
Musical roots --
News of 1903 --
Leon Bismark Beiderbecke --
Family friends remember Bix --
Bix's nickels --
Tales from Tyler School --
Alexander the great --
Night out with dad --
Bix's neighbors --
QC musical legacy --
A date at the garden --
Burtis Opera House --
Iowa's gilded lily --
Davenport's other little genius --
On the trail of Bix's first piano teacher --
Music on the Mississippi --
Famed QC band on book cover --
Tony Catalano & crew --
Banjo man Lou Black --
Letters to Jean --
Harold Teen --
Soda jerk --
Drugstore harmonies --
Meet me at the Y --
Bix onboard --
Others who knew Bix --
Jazzman's memories --
Lorry & Lee --
Karlie Vollmer --
Bix haunts --
When Bix played Knox --
Story of Storyville --
Brick's place --
Bix & the Shimmy Queen --
Red hot mama knew he was special --
Floyd Bean, lazy piano man --
Linwood raids --
Remembering Linwood --
Quinlan memories --
Terrace Gardens: what a grand place --
The guy who flunked Bix --
Fritz Putzier --
On the hunt for a bank and a band --
Thelma' valentine --
Scandal finds Bix --
Bix and the future football hall of famer --
Lake Forest --
Six weeks in Syracuse --
Chicago jazz --
When the great Gershwin played the Col --
Angela's ring --
Iowa City --
I am not a swan --
All that jazz --
Whiteman's boys --
Bix & Red --
Bix & Bing: Songbirds of a feather --
Bix in Hollywood --
Bix takes the cure --
Letter to sis --
Down memory lane --
Satchmo toots Bix's horn --
Sadly, the fortunetellers were right --
Crowd scant at Bix's funeral --
Those Bieberbach brothers --
Tri-City Musician's Union --
Music goes round and round --
Hoagy's tribute --
Bix lives.
Responsibility: by Rich J. Johnson with Jim Arpy & Gerri Bowers.


A series of vignettes about Bix Beiderbecke's life and the time he spent and the people he knew in Davenport.


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