Paul Whiteman 1890-1967 : A Chronology

By: Johnson, Carl

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44 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Olive-green softcover booklet, 44 pages, 5 b/w illustrations and facsimiles, 15 appendixes, lists and sidebars. ; Published by Williams College and The Whiteman Collection, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1977. Not merely a chronology of early band leader and broadcaster Paul Whiteman but also a fascinating compilation of dates, names, events from the birth of Eubie Blake in 1883 to the Smithsonian six-record jazz album of 1973, covering American popular music, ragtime, jazz, big band, dance crazes, major bands and orchestras, groundbreaking concerts, landmark recordings, much more. ; A touch of shelfwear. Front cover lightly creased. No other defects. Scarce.

Title: Paul Whiteman 1890-1967 : A Chronology

Author Name: Johnson, Carl

Categories: Performing Arts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Williams College: 1977

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 20901

Keywords: Paul Whiteman ; Jazz ; Swing Music ; Conductors ; Chronologies ; Reference ; American History ; Americana ; Big Bands ;,