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The Resource Swing out : great Negro dance bands

Swing out : great Negro dance bands

Label
Swing out : great Negro dance bands
Title
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Title remainder
great Negro dance bands
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fernett, Gene
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Big bands
  • African American musicians
Label
Swing out : great Negro dance bands
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The negro brings jazz to the big band age -- Fate Marable -- Jim Europe and the hellfighters -- Fletcher Henderson -- Charlie Cook -- Duke Ellington -- Mc Kinney's cotton pickers -- Alphonso Trent -- Noble Sissle -- Count Basie -- Speed Webb and his Hollywood blue devils -- Louis Armstrong and the big bands -- Chick Webb and his chicks -- Ella Fitzgerald and her orchestra -- Fats Waller -- Andy Kirk and his clouds of joy -- Erskine Hawkins -- Don Redman -- The Jeter-Pillars band -- Lionel Hampton -- Cab Calloway -- Claude Hopkins -- Jimmie Lunceford -- Harlan Leonard and his rockets -- Earl "Fatha" Hines -- Dizzy Gillespie -- And other voices: Leon Abbey ; Shuffle Abernathy ; Jasper "Jap" Allen ; Walter Barnes and his royal creolians ; Eubie Blake and his "shuffle along" orchestra ; Tiny Bradshaw ; Willie Bryant ; Billy Butler (The Savoy Bearcats) ; Elmer Calloway ; Benny Carter ; Chic Carter ; Chris Columbus' mad men ; Charlie Creath ; Billy Eckstine ; Roy Eldridge ; Charlie Elgar's dreamland and municipal pier orchestra ; Mercer Ellington ; Joe Garland ; W. C. Handy ; Marion Hardy's Alabamians ; Coleman Hawkins ; Teddy Hill ; Les Hite ; Doc Hyder ; Alex Jackson ; Dewey Jackson ; Buddy Johnson ; Louis Jordan ; Milton Larkins ; George E. Lee and his novelty singing orchestra ; Jay Mc Shann ; Lucky Millinder ; Mills blue rhythm ; George Morrison ; Bennie Moten's Kansas City orchestra ; Joe "King" Oliver's dixie syncopators ; Renaissance ballroom orchestra ; Eli Rice ; Luckey Roberts ; Allie Ross ; Luis Russell's Saratoga club orchestra ; Wilbur Sweatman ; The sweethearts of rhythm ; Erskine Tate's Vendome theatre orchestra ; J. Frank Terry's Chicago nightingales ; Fess Whatley ; Zack Whyte and his chocolate beau Brummels ; Cootie Williams ; Fess Williams and his royal flush orchestra ; Teddy Wilson ; Sam Wooding -- Can the big bands return?
Control code
67217
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
176 pages
Lccn
78098066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z Coll. copy forms part of the Norman Saks Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)514776
Label
Swing out : great Negro dance bands
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The negro brings jazz to the big band age -- Fate Marable -- Jim Europe and the hellfighters -- Fletcher Henderson -- Charlie Cook -- Duke Ellington -- Mc Kinney's cotton pickers -- Alphonso Trent -- Noble Sissle -- Count Basie -- Speed Webb and his Hollywood blue devils -- Louis Armstrong and the big bands -- Chick Webb and his chicks -- Ella Fitzgerald and her orchestra -- Fats Waller -- Andy Kirk and his clouds of joy -- Erskine Hawkins -- Don Redman -- The Jeter-Pillars band -- Lionel Hampton -- Cab Calloway -- Claude Hopkins -- Jimmie Lunceford -- Harlan Leonard and his rockets -- Earl "Fatha" Hines -- Dizzy Gillespie -- And other voices: Leon Abbey ; Shuffle Abernathy ; Jasper "Jap" Allen ; Walter Barnes and his royal creolians ; Eubie Blake and his "shuffle along" orchestra ; Tiny Bradshaw ; Willie Bryant ; Billy Butler (The Savoy Bearcats) ; Elmer Calloway ; Benny Carter ; Chic Carter ; Chris Columbus' mad men ; Charlie Creath ; Billy Eckstine ; Roy Eldridge ; Charlie Elgar's dreamland and municipal pier orchestra ; Mercer Ellington ; Joe Garland ; W. C. Handy ; Marion Hardy's Alabamians ; Coleman Hawkins ; Teddy Hill ; Les Hite ; Doc Hyder ; Alex Jackson ; Dewey Jackson ; Buddy Johnson ; Louis Jordan ; Milton Larkins ; George E. Lee and his novelty singing orchestra ; Jay Mc Shann ; Lucky Millinder ; Mills blue rhythm ; George Morrison ; Bennie Moten's Kansas City orchestra ; Joe "King" Oliver's dixie syncopators ; Renaissance ballroom orchestra ; Eli Rice ; Luckey Roberts ; Allie Ross ; Luis Russell's Saratoga club orchestra ; Wilbur Sweatman ; The sweethearts of rhythm ; Erskine Tate's Vendome theatre orchestra ; J. Frank Terry's Chicago nightingales ; Fess Whatley ; Zack Whyte and his chocolate beau Brummels ; Cootie Williams ; Fess Williams and his royal flush orchestra ; Teddy Wilson ; Sam Wooding -- Can the big bands return?
Control code
67217
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
176 pages
Lccn
78098066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z Coll. copy forms part of the Norman Saks Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)514776

Library Locations

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      800 E 51st St, Kansas City, MO, 64110, US
      39.034642 -94.576835
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