The Resource Friends along the way : a journey through jazz, Gene Lees

Friends along the way : a journey through jazz, Gene Lees

Label
Friends along the way : a journey through jazz
Title
Friends along the way
Title remainder
a journey through jazz
Statement of responsibility
Gene Lees
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"For more than half a century, jazz writer and lyricist Gene Lees has been the friend of many in the world of jazz music. In this book he offers minibiographies of fifteen of these friends - some of them jazz greats, some lesser-known figures, and some up-and-comers. Combining conversations and memoirs with critical commentary, Lees's profiles will captivate jazz fans, performers, and historians alike."--BOOK JACKET
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lees, Gene
Dewey number
  • 781.650922
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.L394 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Musiciens de jazz
  • Jazz
  • Musici
  • Jazzmusiker
Label
Friends along the way : a journey through jazz, Gene Lees
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The journey : Milt Bernhart -- Two of a kind : Stan and Pete -- A walking sound : Ray Brown -- The man from Powell River : Don Thompson -- Remembering Dizzy : Junior Mance -- The Pittsburgh connection : Stanley Turrentine -- The good gray fox : Lou Levy -- The hug : Hugo Friedhofer -- Claus Ogerman -- The hot potato : John Bunch -- The boy in the P-38 : Allyn Ferguson -- Early autumn : Ralph Burns -- The man who won the cold war : Willis Conover -- Helen and Bill -- The adventures of Yue Deng -- The Wombat chronicle
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035150757
Label
Friends along the way : a journey through jazz, Gene Lees
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The journey : Milt Bernhart -- Two of a kind : Stan and Pete -- A walking sound : Ray Brown -- The man from Powell River : Don Thompson -- Remembering Dizzy : Junior Mance -- The Pittsburgh connection : Stanley Turrentine -- The good gray fox : Lou Levy -- The hug : Hugo Friedhofer -- Claus Ogerman -- The hot potato : John Bunch -- The boy in the P-38 : Allyn Ferguson -- Early autumn : Ralph Burns -- The man who won the cold war : Willis Conover -- Helen and Bill -- The adventures of Yue Deng -- The Wombat chronicle
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 359 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035150757

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