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The Resource The big bands, [by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra

The big bands, [by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra

Label
The big bands
Title
The big bands
Statement of responsibility
[by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simon, George T.
Dewey number
785.06/67/0973
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3561.J3
LC item number
S527
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sinatra, Frank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Big bands
  • Jazz musicians
  • Dance orchestras
  • Jazz musicians
Label
The big bands, [by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The big bands, then. The scene ; The leaders ; The public ; The musicians ; The rise, the glory and the decline ; The vocalists ; The arrangers ; The businessmen ; Recordings ; Radio ; Movies ; The press -- Part two: Inside the big bands. Charlie Barnet ; Count Basie ; Bunny Berigan ; Will Bradley ; Les Brown ; Bobby Byrne ; Cab Calloway ; Frankie Carle ; Benny Carter ; Casa Loma ; Bob Chester ; Larry Clinton ; Bob Crosby ; Xavier Cugat ; The Dorsey Brothers ; Jimmy Dorsey ; Tommy Dorsey ; Eddy Duchin ; Sonny Dunham ; Billy Eckstine ; Duke Ellington ; Shep Fields ; Dizzy Gillespie ; Benny Goodman ; George Hall ; Mal Hallett ; Lionel Hampton ; Horace Heidt ; Fletcher Henderson ; Woody Herman ; Earl Hines ; Hudson-DeLange ; Ina Ray Hutton ; Harry James ; Isham Jones ; Dick Jurgens ; Sammy Kaye ; Hal Kemp ; Stan Kenton ; Wayne King ; Andy Kirk ; Gene Krupa ; Kay Kyser ; Elliot Lawrence ; Guy Lombardo ; Johnny Long ; Jimmie Lunceford ; Freddy Martin ; Hal McIntyre ; Ray McKinley ; Glenn Miller ; Vaughn Monroe ; Russ Morgan ; Ozzie Nelson ; Ray Noble ; Red Norvo ; Tony Pastor ; Teddy Powell ; Boyd Raeburn ; Alvino Rey ; Buddy Rich ; Jan Savitt ; Raymond Scott ; Artie Shaw ; Charlie Spivak ; Jack Teagarden ; Claude Thornhill ; Chick Webb ; Ted Weems ; Lawrence Welk ; Paul Whiteman -- Part three: Inside more of the big bands. The arranging leaders ; The horn-playing leaders ; The reed-playing leaders ; The piano-playing leaders ; The violin-playing leaders ; The singing leaders ; The Mickey-Mouse bands ; The veterans ; And still more bands -- Part four: The big bands, now
Control code
1169701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 537 pages
Lccn
67026643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Copy 3 forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection ; Z Coll. copy 2 forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection and is inscribed by the author ; Spec. Coll. Ref. copy inscribed by the author.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1169701
Label
The big bands, [by] George T. Simon. With a foreword by Frank Sinatra
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: The big bands, then. The scene ; The leaders ; The public ; The musicians ; The rise, the glory and the decline ; The vocalists ; The arrangers ; The businessmen ; Recordings ; Radio ; Movies ; The press -- Part two: Inside the big bands. Charlie Barnet ; Count Basie ; Bunny Berigan ; Will Bradley ; Les Brown ; Bobby Byrne ; Cab Calloway ; Frankie Carle ; Benny Carter ; Casa Loma ; Bob Chester ; Larry Clinton ; Bob Crosby ; Xavier Cugat ; The Dorsey Brothers ; Jimmy Dorsey ; Tommy Dorsey ; Eddy Duchin ; Sonny Dunham ; Billy Eckstine ; Duke Ellington ; Shep Fields ; Dizzy Gillespie ; Benny Goodman ; George Hall ; Mal Hallett ; Lionel Hampton ; Horace Heidt ; Fletcher Henderson ; Woody Herman ; Earl Hines ; Hudson-DeLange ; Ina Ray Hutton ; Harry James ; Isham Jones ; Dick Jurgens ; Sammy Kaye ; Hal Kemp ; Stan Kenton ; Wayne King ; Andy Kirk ; Gene Krupa ; Kay Kyser ; Elliot Lawrence ; Guy Lombardo ; Johnny Long ; Jimmie Lunceford ; Freddy Martin ; Hal McIntyre ; Ray McKinley ; Glenn Miller ; Vaughn Monroe ; Russ Morgan ; Ozzie Nelson ; Ray Noble ; Red Norvo ; Tony Pastor ; Teddy Powell ; Boyd Raeburn ; Alvino Rey ; Buddy Rich ; Jan Savitt ; Raymond Scott ; Artie Shaw ; Charlie Spivak ; Jack Teagarden ; Claude Thornhill ; Chick Webb ; Ted Weems ; Lawrence Welk ; Paul Whiteman -- Part three: Inside more of the big bands. The arranging leaders ; The horn-playing leaders ; The reed-playing leaders ; The piano-playing leaders ; The violin-playing leaders ; The singing leaders ; The Mickey-Mouse bands ; The veterans ; And still more bands -- Part four: The big bands, now
Control code
1169701
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 537 pages
Lccn
67026643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Copy 3 forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection ; Z Coll. copy 2 forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection and is inscribed by the author ; Spec. Coll. Ref. copy inscribed by the author.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1169701

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