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The Resource Princess Noire : the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone

Princess Noire : the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone

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Princess Noire : the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone
Title
Princess Noire
Title remainder
the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This biography tells the story of legendary jazz singer Nina Simone (1933-2003). Born in Tryon, NC, as Eunice Kathleen Waymon, Simone's childhood challenges as the youngest of seven children were significant, but not unique as a daughter of African American parents in the Depression-era South. Her musical gifts were extraordinary, however; largely self-trained, she went on to become one of the most prominent jazz peformers of the mid-twentieth century. Her music crossed into blues, gospel, Classical, and other genres as well. Particularly after recording Mississippi Goddamn as a response to th
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohodas, Nadine
Dewey number
782.42164092
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.S5635 C65
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simone, Nina
  • Women jazz singers
  • Women singers
  • Singers
  • African American singers
  • Simone, Nina
  • MUSIC
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • Women jazz singers
  • Women singers
  • United States
Label
Princess Noire : the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Prologue; 1. Called For and Delivered ̃June 1898-February 1933; 2. We Knew She Was a Genius ̃March 1933-August 1941; 3. Miss Mazzy ̃September 1941-August 1947; 4. We Have Launched, Where Shall We Anchor? ̃September 1947-May 1950; 5. Prelude to a Fugue ̃June 1950-May 1954; 6. The Arrival of Nina Simone ̃June 1954-June 1956; 7. Little Girl Blue ̃July 1956-December 1958; 8. A Fast Rising Star ̃1959; 9. Simone-ized ̃1960; 10. You Can't Let Them Humiliate You ̃January 1961-December 13, 1961; 11. Respect ̃December 14, 1961-December 1962; 12. Mississippi Goddam ̃1963
  • 13. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood ̃196414. My Skin Is Black ̃1965; 15. Images ̃1966; 16. My Only Groove Is Moods ̃1967; 17. Black Gold ̃1968; 18. To Be Young, Gifted and Black ̃1969; 19. I Have Become More Militant ̃1970; 20. Definite Vibrations of Pride ̃1971; 21. This Ain't No Geraldine Up Here ̃1972; 22. Where My Soul Has Gone ̃1973-1976; 23. I Am Not of This Planet ̃1977-1978; 24. Loving Me Is Not Enough ̃1979-1981; 25. Fodder on Her Wings ̃1982-1988; 26. Nina's Back ... Again ̃1989-1992; 27. A Single Woman ̃1993-1999; 28. The Final Curtain ̃2000-2003; Notes
  • Nina Simone, Briefly, on CD/DVDBibliography; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
779828561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (461 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807882740
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828561
Label
Princess Noire : the Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Prologue; 1. Called For and Delivered ̃June 1898-February 1933; 2. We Knew She Was a Genius ̃March 1933-August 1941; 3. Miss Mazzy ̃September 1941-August 1947; 4. We Have Launched, Where Shall We Anchor? ̃September 1947-May 1950; 5. Prelude to a Fugue ̃June 1950-May 1954; 6. The Arrival of Nina Simone ̃June 1954-June 1956; 7. Little Girl Blue ̃July 1956-December 1958; 8. A Fast Rising Star ̃1959; 9. Simone-ized ̃1960; 10. You Can't Let Them Humiliate You ̃January 1961-December 13, 1961; 11. Respect ̃December 14, 1961-December 1962; 12. Mississippi Goddam ̃1963
  • 13. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood ̃196414. My Skin Is Black ̃1965; 15. Images ̃1966; 16. My Only Groove Is Moods ̃1967; 17. Black Gold ̃1968; 18. To Be Young, Gifted and Black ̃1969; 19. I Have Become More Militant ̃1970; 20. Definite Vibrations of Pride ̃1971; 21. This Ain't No Geraldine Up Here ̃1972; 22. Where My Soul Has Gone ̃1973-1976; 23. I Am Not of This Planet ̃1977-1978; 24. Loving Me Is Not Enough ̃1979-1981; 25. Fodder on Her Wings ̃1982-1988; 26. Nina's Back ... Again ̃1989-1992; 27. A Single Woman ̃1993-1999; 28. The Final Curtain ̃2000-2003; Notes
  • Nina Simone, Briefly, on CD/DVDBibliography; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
779828561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (461 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807882740
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828561

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