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The Resource At the jazz band ball : sixty years on the jazz scene, Nat Hentoff ; foreword by Lewis Porter

At the jazz band ball : sixty years on the jazz scene, Nat Hentoff ; foreword by Lewis Porter

Label
At the jazz band ball : sixty years on the jazz scene
Title
At the jazz band ball
Title remainder
sixty years on the jazz scene
Statement of responsibility
Nat Hentoff ; foreword by Lewis Porter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nat Hentoff, renowned jazz critic, civil liberties activist, and fearless contrarian--"I'm a Jewish atheist civil-libertarian pro-lifer"--Has lived through much of jazz's history and has known many of jazz's most important figures, often as friend and confidant. Hentoff has been a tireless advocate for the neglected parts of jazz history, including forgotten sidemen and -women. This volume includes his best recent work--short essays, long interviews, and personal recollections. From Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong to Ornette Coleman and Quincy Jones, Hentoff brings the jazz greats to life and
Cataloging source
N$T
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Hentoff, Nat
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Music
  • Jazz
  • MUSIC
  • Jazz
  • Music
  • Electronic books
Label
At the jazz band ball : sixty years on the jazz scene, Nat Hentoff ; foreword by Lewis Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Preliminary page
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. What am I here for? : the rules of my jazz odyssey -- pt. 2. In the presence of Ellington -- pt. 3. Jazz credentials -- pt. 4. The jazz life on and off the road -- pt. 5. Who is a jazz singer? -- pt. 6. The life force of the music -- pt. 7. Finding the first American groove -- pt. 8. Roots -- pt. 9. The survivors -- pt. 10. The regenerators -- pt. 11. The master teachers
Control code
ocn613205833
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945883
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt40z8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205833
Label
At the jazz band ball : sixty years on the jazz scene, Nat Hentoff ; foreword by Lewis Porter
Publication
Note
"Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint"--Preliminary page
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. What am I here for? : the rules of my jazz odyssey -- pt. 2. In the presence of Ellington -- pt. 3. Jazz credentials -- pt. 4. The jazz life on and off the road -- pt. 5. Who is a jazz singer? -- pt. 6. The life force of the music -- pt. 7. Finding the first American groove -- pt. 8. Roots -- pt. 9. The survivors -- pt. 10. The regenerators -- pt. 11. The master teachers
Control code
ocn613205833
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945883
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt40z8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205833

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