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The Resource Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton, Howard Reich and William Gaines

Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton, Howard Reich and William Gaines

Label
Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton
Title
Jelly's blues
Title remainder
the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton
Statement of responsibility
Howard Reich and William Gaines
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the virtually uncelebrated life of jazz composer Jelly Roll Morton, from his introduction into music, to his sharp decline in popularity, to the revival of his music following the discovery of his archive in 1992
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JSZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reich, Howard
Dewey number
  • 781.65/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.M82
LC item number
R45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gaines, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morton, Jelly Roll
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Morton, Jelly Roll
  • Musiciens de jazz
Label
Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton, Howard Reich and William Gaines
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Annotated discography": p. 267-270
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index
  • Discography: p, 267-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- The district -- Inventing Jelly Roll -- The proselytizer -- Chicago hustle -- Thirty-fifth and Calumet -- Free fall -- Laughingstock -- A battle royal -- Flee as a bird to the mountain -- The afterglow -- Epilogue -- Notes on sources -- Appendix A. Compositions written by Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton -- Appendix B. Annotated discography : Morton plays Morton -- Appendix C. Notes on Morton's elusive birth date -- Index
Control code
52279630
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Lccn
2004298215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)52279630
Label
Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton, Howard Reich and William Gaines
Publication
Note
"Annotated discography": p. 267-270
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index
  • Discography: p, 267-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- The district -- Inventing Jelly Roll -- The proselytizer -- Chicago hustle -- Thirty-fifth and Calumet -- Free fall -- Laughingstock -- A battle royal -- Flee as a bird to the mountain -- The afterglow -- Epilogue -- Notes on sources -- Appendix A. Compositions written by Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton -- Appendix B. Annotated discography : Morton plays Morton -- Appendix C. Notes on Morton's elusive birth date -- Index
Control code
52279630
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Lccn
2004298215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)52279630

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