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The Resource Shall we play that one together? : the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland, Paul de Barros

Shall we play that one together? : the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland, Paul de Barros

Label
Shall we play that one together? : the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland
Title
Shall we play that one together?
Title remainder
the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland
Statement of responsibility
Paul de Barros
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born in the UK as Margaret Marian Turner, she was trained in classical piano, yet was passionately attracted to jazz. During World War II she met jazz trumpeter Jimmy McPartland, protege of Biederbecke, married him, and together they made jazz history
Summary
Born in the UK as Margaret Marian Turner, she was trained in classical piano, yet was passionately attracted to jazz. During World War II she met jazz trumpeter Jimmy McPartland, protege of Biederbecke, married him, and together they made jazz history
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10154065
Cataloging source
DLC
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De Barros, Paul
Dewey number
  • 786.2/165092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML417.M47
LC item number
D43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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True
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  • McPartland, Marian
  • Jazz musicians
  • Pianists
Target audience
adult
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the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland
Label
Shall we play that one together? : the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland, Paul de Barros
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-456), discography (p. 457-463) and index
Contents
"What shall we do with her?" (1918-1935) -- London (1935-1944) -- "Oh, no! A girl piano player!" (1944-1946) -- Jimmy : "I like you, kid" (1907-1944) -- Windy City apprentice (1946-1950) -- Getting to first base with three strikes (1950-1953) -- New York's golden age of jazz, part I (1953-1956) -- New York's golden age of jazz, part II (1956-1958) -- Loss (1958-1964) -- Long Island retreat (1964-1967) -- Lost... and found (1968-1973) -- The jazz renaissance (1973-1978) -- Piano jazz (1978-1982) -- Heyday (1982-1987) -- Exit Jimmy (1987-1994) -- Sweet times (1995-2003)
Control code
ocn778422345
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 484 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312558031
Lccn
2012028242
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)778422345
Label
Shall we play that one together? : the life and art of jazz piano legend Marian McPartland, Paul de Barros
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-456), discography (p. 457-463) and index
Contents
"What shall we do with her?" (1918-1935) -- London (1935-1944) -- "Oh, no! A girl piano player!" (1944-1946) -- Jimmy : "I like you, kid" (1907-1944) -- Windy City apprentice (1946-1950) -- Getting to first base with three strikes (1950-1953) -- New York's golden age of jazz, part I (1953-1956) -- New York's golden age of jazz, part II (1956-1958) -- Loss (1958-1964) -- Long Island retreat (1964-1967) -- Lost... and found (1968-1973) -- The jazz renaissance (1973-1978) -- Piano jazz (1978-1982) -- Heyday (1982-1987) -- Exit Jimmy (1987-1994) -- Sweet times (1995-2003)
Control code
ocn778422345
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 484 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312558031
Lccn
2012028242
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)778422345

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