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The Resource One o'clock jump : the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils, Douglas H. Daniels

One o'clock jump : the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils, Douglas H. Daniels

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One o'clock jump : the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils
Title
One o'clock jump
Title remainder
the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils
Statement of responsibility
Douglas H. Daniels
Title variation
One oclock jump
Title variation remainder
the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Daniels (black studies, history, University of California-Santa Barbara) tells the story of a jazz band led by Count Basie. Drawing on government records, newspaper accounts, and interviews with six surviving band members, he highlights the importance of the band to both the individual musicians and the larger American cultural landscape. B&w personal and historical photos are included. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Biography type
collective biography
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181993
Cataloging source
DLC
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Daniels, Douglas Henry
Dewey number
782.4216430922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Blue Devils (Musical group)
  • Jazz musicians
Target audience
adult
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the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils
Label
One o'clock jump : the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils, Douglas H. Daniels
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : deep deuce and Oklahoma City's musical heritage -- Oklahoma City pioneers -- Blue Devil phoenix -- Texas bluesman : Henry "Buster" Smith, the self-taught artist -- The voice of deep deuce : James A. Rushing and East Second Street -- Swingin' the blues : from circus boy to swing maestro-Eddie Durham -- Trumpet sensation : Oran "hot lips" Page -- The phoenix rises -- Moten swing : Kansas City dance traditions -- Once a blue devil -- Basie : the mothership's ascent -- Diaspora -- Legacy : "it's hard to laugh a smile."
Control code
ocm55800901
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780807071366
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004015080
System control number
(Sirsi) ADT-2706
Label
One o'clock jump : the unforgettable history of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils, Douglas H. Daniels
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : deep deuce and Oklahoma City's musical heritage -- Oklahoma City pioneers -- Blue Devil phoenix -- Texas bluesman : Henry "Buster" Smith, the self-taught artist -- The voice of deep deuce : James A. Rushing and East Second Street -- Swingin' the blues : from circus boy to swing maestro-Eddie Durham -- Trumpet sensation : Oran "hot lips" Page -- The phoenix rises -- Moten swing : Kansas City dance traditions -- Once a blue devil -- Basie : the mothership's ascent -- Diaspora -- Legacy : "it's hard to laugh a smile."
Control code
ocm55800901
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780807071366
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004015080
System control number
(Sirsi) ADT-2706

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