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The Resource Chasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker, Brian Priestley

Chasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker, Brian Priestley

Label
Chasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker
Title
Chasin' the Bird
Title remainder
the life and legacy of Charlie Parker
Statement of responsibility
Brian Priestley
Title variation
Chasing the Bird
Title variation remainder
the life and legacy of Charlie Parker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A revealing look at the life and music of jazz titan Charlie Parker, from his childhood in Kansas City to his final harrowing days in New York, offers new insight to help penetrate the dazzling surface to grasp the artistry beneath
Biography type
individual biography
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184907
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Priestley, Brian
Dewey number
  • 788.7/3165092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML419.P4
LC item number
P72 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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True
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  • Parker, Charlie
  • Jazz musicians
Target audience
adult
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the life and legacy of Charlie Parker
Label
Chasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker, Brian Priestley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-232) and index
  • Includes discography: p. 139-198
Contents
Body and soul -- The jumpin' blues -- Now's the time -- Parker's mood -- Celebrity -- I remember you -- The song is you -- Confirmation
Control code
ocm61479676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 242 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195304640
Isbn Type
(alk. paper,hbk.)
Lccn
2005054703
Other control number
9780195304640
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Chasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker, Brian Priestley
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-232) and index
  • Includes discography: p. 139-198
Contents
Body and soul -- The jumpin' blues -- Now's the time -- Parker's mood -- Celebrity -- I remember you -- The song is you -- Confirmation
Control code
ocm61479676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 242 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195304640
Isbn Type
(alk. paper,hbk.)
Lccn
2005054703
Other control number
9780195304640
Other physical details
ill.

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