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Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz The Swing Years

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Book Description
In the 1930s swing music was everywhere--on radio, recordings, and in the great ballrooms, hotels, theatres, and clubs. Perhaps at no other time were drummers more central to the sound and spirit of jazz. Benny Goodman showcased Gene Krupa. Jimmy Dorsey featured Ray McKinley. Artie Shaw helped make Buddy Rich a star while Count Basie riffed with the innovative Jo Jones. Drummers were at the core o... More
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PublisherOxford University Press Inc
BindingKindle Edition (10 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages400
Publication Date12/05/2002
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About Burt Korall (Author) : Burt Korall is a published author. Some of the published credits of Burt Korall include Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz The Bebop Years, Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz The Swing Years.
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