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The uncrowned king of swing
Jeffrey Magee

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The uncrowned king of swing
Fletcher Henderson and big band jazz
Jeffrey Magee

Published 2005 by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Out of the jazz tradition
A new Negro from the old South
The "Paul Whiteman of the race"
Inside the strain : the advent of Don Redman
A New Orleans trumpeter in a New York band
A paradox of the race?
Beyond the ballroom
Connie's Inn orchestra
Playing in the mud
Building the kingdom of swing
Never say "never again"

Edition Notes

"Fletcher Henderson's arrangements for Benny Goodman": p. [245]-271

Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-300), discography (p. [301]-303), and index

Genre
Biography

Classifications

Library of Congress
ML422.H44 M34 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 322 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of pages
322

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17142286M
ISBN 10
0195090225
LC Control Number
2004004727
Library Thing
4544387
Goodreads
1457187

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