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More Dialogues In Swing: Intimate Conversations With The Stars Of The Big Band Era
by Fred Hall
An encore to "Dialogues in Swing," these stories and photos of "the Golden Age Of Swing" feature Kay Starr, Steve Allen, Helen O'Connell, Harry James, and more.
Hardcover, 231 pages
Published June 1st 1991 by Pathfinder Publishing of California
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It's an interesting little book if you are interested in disjointed interviews with some stars of the Big Band era. This volume includes interviews with Kay Starr, Harry James, Les Brown, and Tony Bennett among others. I'm not being sarcastic when I use "interested" and "disjointed" in the same sentence. Some of the information/stories are very interesting, but they are not placed in any kind of context. Each chapter is simply a transcription of interviews, some of them done 15 years before the ...more