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The Resource Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie, Donald L. Maggin

Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie, Donald L. Maggin

Label
Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie
Title
Dizzy
Title remainder
the life and times of John Birks Gillespie
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Maggin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maggin, Donald L
Dewey number
  • 788.9/2165/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML419.G54
LC item number
M34 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gillespie, Dizzy
  • Jazz musicians
Label
Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie, Donald L. Maggin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Seeds of rebellion....
  • Dizzy and Klook: the birth of bebop....
  • Bebop rhythm/bebop harmony....
  • New directions....
  • Enter bird....
  • Minton, Monk, and Monroe....
  • "Cab Calloway 'carved' by own trumpet man!!"....
  • Jamming with bird....
  • The Hines band....
  • Dizzy leads the charge....
  • Bathed in music....
  • 1945-a great New York vintage ....
  • L.A. Sojourn....
  • Controversy....
  • Big band success....
  • The afro-Cuban jazz revolution....
  • Big band failure....
  • The eclectic early fifties....
  • Teaming up with Norman, bidding bird good-bye....
  • Goodwill ambassador....
  • Small groups again....
  • Black and white in South Carolina....
  • Enter Lalo....
  • Film star/presidential candidate....
  • A new faith in difficult times....
  • Dangerous appetites....
  • Renewal in the seventies....
  • Summing up and looking forward....
  • A creative renaissance....
  • Finale
  • Early days....
  • Becoming a musician....
  • Laurinburg....
  • Becoming dizzy....
  • Dizzy's swing inheritance....
  • Making it....
Control code
ocm56982856
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 422 p.
Isbn
9780688170882
Lccn
2004059789
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie, Donald L. Maggin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Seeds of rebellion....
  • Dizzy and Klook: the birth of bebop....
  • Bebop rhythm/bebop harmony....
  • New directions....
  • Enter bird....
  • Minton, Monk, and Monroe....
  • "Cab Calloway 'carved' by own trumpet man!!"....
  • Jamming with bird....
  • The Hines band....
  • Dizzy leads the charge....
  • Bathed in music....
  • 1945-a great New York vintage ....
  • L.A. Sojourn....
  • Controversy....
  • Big band success....
  • The afro-Cuban jazz revolution....
  • Big band failure....
  • The eclectic early fifties....
  • Teaming up with Norman, bidding bird good-bye....
  • Goodwill ambassador....
  • Small groups again....
  • Black and white in South Carolina....
  • Enter Lalo....
  • Film star/presidential candidate....
  • A new faith in difficult times....
  • Dangerous appetites....
  • Renewal in the seventies....
  • Summing up and looking forward....
  • A creative renaissance....
  • Finale
  • Early days....
  • Becoming a musician....
  • Laurinburg....
  • Becoming dizzy....
  • Dizzy's swing inheritance....
  • Making it....
Control code
ocm56982856
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 422 p.
Isbn
9780688170882
Lccn
2004059789
Other physical details
ill.

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