Big Band Jazz - Albert MccarthyPeerage, 1983, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges with a small scuff to the upper panel. Price Clipped. Gently bruised at head & tail of spine and corners. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Text bright and tight.
Contents: Early Syncopated Bands; Chicago – Pioneers and Pre-Swing Era Bands; New York City – Pioneers and Pre-Swing Era Bands; The First Flowering; The Territory Bands; The White Bands; The Swing Era – Trendsetters and Big Names; The Swing Era – Other Bands; The Expatriates; Big Band Jazz in Europe; Duke Ellington – Apex of the Big Band Tradition; End of an Era – The Decline of the Big Bands;
Size: 11¾" x 8½"
Number of Pages: 360
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