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The Resource Music to silence to music : a biography of Henry Grimes, Barbara Frenz ; [foreword by Sonny Rollins ; translated from German by J. Bradford Robinson]

Music to silence to music : a biography of Henry Grimes, Barbara Frenz ; [foreword by Sonny Rollins ; translated from German by J. Bradford Robinson]

Label
Music to silence to music : a biography of Henry Grimes
Title
Music to silence to music
Title remainder
a biography of Henry Grimes
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Frenz ; [foreword by Sonny Rollins ; translated from German by J. Bradford Robinson]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Henry Grimes recorded and toured with some of the most imaginative American jazz musicians including Sonny Rollins, Cecil Taylor, and Albert Ayler. This book examines his long but turbulent musical career, recounting his continuously creative artistic life as bassist, violinist and poet
Biography type
individual biography
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10466551
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Frenz, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 787.5092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1930-
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  • Rollins, Sonny
  • Robinson, J. Bradford
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grimes, Henry
  • Double bassists
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Grimes, Henry
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Double bassists
  • Jazz musicians
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a biography of Henry Grimes
Label
Music to silence to music : a biography of Henry Grimes, Barbara Frenz ; [foreword by Sonny Rollins ; translated from German by J. Bradford Robinson]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. 'I just wanted to play the violin, and it happened' -- 2. Early years in Philadelphia (1935-1956) -- 3. First big successes : the years from 1956 to 1959 -- 4. 'There are transitions behind the names of the music' : the New York years (1960-66) -- 5. In transition : 1967-68 -- 6. 'Waiting for something to happen' : Thirty-four years in Los Angeles (1969-2003) -- 7. 'I would be interested in playing again: I just need an instrument' : Rediscovery by Marshall Marrotte-Olive Oil-First gigs (2002-03) -- 8. 'Everything that I've strived for came true' : Relocation to New York-life as a musician and poet today (2003- ) -- 9. 'Futurity' : impressions of Henry Grimes
Control code
ocn927401861
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 315 pages
Isbn
9780992822255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927401861
Label
Music to silence to music : a biography of Henry Grimes, Barbara Frenz ; [foreword by Sonny Rollins ; translated from German by J. Bradford Robinson]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. 'I just wanted to play the violin, and it happened' -- 2. Early years in Philadelphia (1935-1956) -- 3. First big successes : the years from 1956 to 1959 -- 4. 'There are transitions behind the names of the music' : the New York years (1960-66) -- 5. In transition : 1967-68 -- 6. 'Waiting for something to happen' : Thirty-four years in Los Angeles (1969-2003) -- 7. 'I would be interested in playing again: I just need an instrument' : Rediscovery by Marshall Marrotte-Olive Oil-First gigs (2002-03) -- 8. 'Everything that I've strived for came true' : Relocation to New York-life as a musician and poet today (2003- ) -- 9. 'Futurity' : impressions of Henry Grimes
Control code
ocn927401861
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 315 pages
Isbn
9780992822255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927401861

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