Whorf, Michael >>
Title American Popular Song Composers : Oral Histories, 1920s-1950s
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher Jefferson, N. C. : McFarland & Company; 2012
0786465379 / 9780786465378
Seller ID 18068
255 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Pale tan softcover, [x] + 255 pages, index, bibliography, about 40 b/w photos and illustrations in text, with captions. ; Foreword by Pete Misiak. Written by longtime WJR Radio Detroit broadcaster, producer, and writer, winner of Peabody Award for excellence in journalism, who, over his 39-year career, interviewed hundreds of notables. Here are concise bios and fascinating interviews of 39 top American composers (of jazz and popular music) of the 1920s-1950s in their own words. ; Only a whisper of shelfwear. No marks or defects. Scarce.