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Beneath the Underdog

Beneath the Underdog

by Charles Mingus

Introduction by Richard Williams. Mingus by Mingus. From the shabby roadhouses to fabulous estates, from the psychiatric ward of Bellevue to worlds of mysticism and solitude, these are the celebrated, demonic, anguished and, above all, profoundly moving memoirs of the great jazz bassist and composer Charles Mingus.
Jazz Anecdotes

Jazz Anecdotes

by Bill Crow

Includes index.
Bing Crosby

Bing Crosby

by Gary Giddins

From Bing Crosby's early days in college minstrel shows and vaudeville, to his first hit recordings, from his 11 year triumph as star of America's most popular radio show, to his first success in Hollywood, Gary Giddins provides a detailed study of the rise of this American star.
Searching For Robert Johnson

Searching For Robert Johnson

by Peter Guralnick

Robert Johnson, while probably the most influential of all blues guitarists, is also one of the most obscure. Recognized as an influence on musicians like Eric Clapton and the Rolling Stones, Johnson was poisoned by a jealous husband in 1938--at the age of twenty-seven. This untimely death, his supposed bargain with the devil that enabled him to play guitar, and the ferocity and tormented originality of his work have given rise to a legend that has inspired a Hollywood movie and numerous stories. Peter... Read more about this item
The Swing Era

The Swing Era

by Gunther Schuller

Mister Jelly Roll

Mister Jelly Roll

by Alan Lomax

Jazz

Jazz

by Henri Matisse

Music Is My Mistress

Music Is My Mistress

by Duke Ellington

Treat It Gentle

Treat It Gentle

by Sidney Bechet

Music Is My Mistress

Music Is My Mistress

by Edward Kennedy Ellington

Drummin' Men

Drummin' Men

by Burt Korall

Stomping the Blues

Stomping the Blues

by Albert Murray

The Story Of the Blues

The Story Of the Blues

by Paul Oliver

But Beautiful

But Beautiful

by Geoff Dyer

It Wasn't All Velvet

It Wasn't All Velvet

by Mel Torme

All What Jazz

All What Jazz

by Philip Larkin

The Big Bands

The Big Bands

by George T Simon

Sidney Bechet

Sidney Bechet

by John Chilton

Lost Chords

Lost Chords

by Richard M Sudhalter

The Story Of Jazz

The Story Of Jazz

by Marshall W Stearns

Early Jazz

Early Jazz

by Gunther Schuller

Shining Trumpets

Shining Trumpets

by Rudi Blesh

Jazz Styles

Jazz Styles

by Mark C Gridley

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Beyond Category

by John Edward Hasse

Jazz & Blues Books & Ephemera

Jazz Anecdotes

Jazz Anecdotes

by Crow, Bill

Includes index.
Treat It Gentle

Treat It Gentle

by Bechet, Sidney

The World Of Duke Ellington

The World Of Duke Ellington

by Dance, Stanley

The World Of Count Basie

The World Of Count Basie

by Dance, Stanley

Drummin\' Men

Drummin' Men

by Korall, Burt

Who\'s Who Of Jazz

Who's Who Of Jazz

by Chilton, John

Stomping the Blues

Stomping the Blues

by Murray, Albert

Milestones 1

Milestones 1

by Chambers, Jack

The Heart Of Jazz

The Heart Of Jazz

by Grossman, William L and Jack W Farrell

Life In Jazz

Life In Jazz

by Danny, Barker

Duke

Duke

by Jewell, Derek

Jazz Is

Jazz Is

by Hentoff, Nat