The jazz life / by Nat Hentoff.

; I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection (George Washington University. Gelman Library)
New York : Dial Press, 1961.

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George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
ML 3561 .J3 H45 1961 Off-site
Mullen Library stacks Music
ML3561.J3 H52 J4 Available Request
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Other Authors I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection (George Washington University. Gelman Library)
Subjects Jazz musicians.
Description 255 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes Presented by the Dr. Ari Kiev family to the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection. DGW
Summary Reveals what the special night world of the jazz musician is like, focusing on the small inside world of modern jazz in New York City and the men who live its life of economic uncertainties, fierce competition, and mixed triumphs.--From publisher's description.
Contents I. Backgrounds -- 1. Night school as the Savoy -- 2. The changes -- 3. The apprenticeship and the accounting -- 4. Soul and collard greens -- 5. Junk -- 6. Bringing dignity to jazz -- II. The foreground -- 7. Studio time -- 8. A brief note on the romance of "The white Negro" -- 9. Count Basie -- 10. Charles Mingus -- 11. Three ways of making it: John Lewis, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk -- 12. Ornette Coleman.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)398446
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hentoff, Nat.
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