The Great Jazz And Pop Vocal Albums

Pub Date : 2017-11-07 | Author : Will Friedwald | Publisher : Pantheon

ISBN 10 : 9781101871751
ISBN 13 : 110187175X

The author of the magisterial A Biographical Guide to the Great Jazz and Pop Singers now approaches the great singers and their greatest work in an innovative and revelatory way: t..


Jazz Singing

Pub Date : 1992 | Author : Will Friedwald | Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers

ISBN 10 : PSU:000021277825
ISBN 13 :

Examines the influence of Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Bing Crosby, and other legendary singers who helped make jazz music a permanent part of America's cultur..


Sinatra The Song Is You

Pub Date : 2018-05-01 | Author : Will Friedwald | Publisher : Chicago Review Press

ISBN 10 : 9781613737736
ISBN 13 : 1613737734

Frank Sinatra was the greatest entertainer of his age, invigorating American popular song with innovative phrasing and a mastery of drama and emotion. Drawing upon interviews with ..


Living With Music

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Ralph Ellison | Publisher : Modern Library

ISBN 10 : 9780375760235
ISBN 13 : 0375760237

Examines the musical life of Ralph Ellison as seen through his fictional and non-fictional essays that include profiles of famous musicians...