Texan Jazz

By: Oliphant, Dave

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B&W Illustrations; 9.27 X 6.12 X 1.07 inches; ix, 481 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED on half title page. Soft cover is light purple with blue and maroon lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. MInor shelf wear to cover. Illustrated with b/w photos. "Texas musicians and jazz share a history that goes all the way back to the origins of jazz in ragtime, blues and boogie-woogie. Texans have left their mark on all of jazz's major movements....Yet these musicians are seldom identified as Texans because their careers often took them to the leading jazz centers in New Orleans, Chicago, New York, Kansas City and Los Angeles..." ; Signed by Author

Title: Texan Jazz

Author Name: Oliphant, Dave

Categories: Author(s), Signed Books, social history, Reference, Antiques/collectibles, Hollywood, Music/Opera/Songs, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, American History, History, Education, Cultural History, All,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1996

ISBN Number: 0292760450

ISBN Number 13: 9780292760455

Binding: First Printing; Soft Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 7437

Keywords: Music; Musicians; Texas; Biography; Cultural History; Social History; African American History; African American Musicians; Instruments;,