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Dead man blues : Jelly Roll Morton way out West

Author: Philip Pastras
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press ; [Chicago] : Center for Black Music Research, Columbia College Chicago, 2002.
Series: Music of the African diaspora, 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Ferdinand 'Jelly Roll' Morton sat at the piano in the Library of Congress in May of 1938 to begin his monumental series of interviews with Alan Lomax, he spoke of his years on the West Coast  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Jelly Roll Morton; Jelly Roll Morton; Anita Gonzales; Jelly Roll Morton; Jelly Roll Morton; Anita Gonzales; Anita Gonzales; Jelly Roll Morton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Pastras
ISBN: 0520215230 9780520215238 0520236874 9780520236875
OCLC Number: 1080760950
Notes: Originally published: 2001.
Description: xxiv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Prelude to a Riff --
Mamanita and the "Voodoo Witch" --
L.A. Jelly, 1917 --
1922 --
The Scrapbook --
Last Days --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Music of the African diaspora, 5.
Other Titles: Jelly Roll Morton way out West
Responsibility: Phil Pastras.

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