The jazz scene an informal history from New Orleans to 1990 by W. Royal Stokes

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Jazz -- History and criticism,
  • Jazz musicians -- Interviews

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Includes index.

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StatementW. Royal Stokes.
LC ClassificationsML3506 .S87 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 261 p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1860815M
ISBN 100195054091
LC Control Number90014208

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