Jazz Anecdotes: Second Time Around
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When jazz musicians get together, they often delight one another with stories about the great, or merely remarkable, players and singers they've worked with. One good story leads to another until someone says, "Somebody ought to wrie these down!" With Jazz Anecdotes, somebody finally has. Drawing on a rich verbal tradition, bassist and jazz writer Bill Crow has culled stor...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published October 15th 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published May 17th 1990)
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Harold
Bill Crow is a wonderful bassist and the possessor of a humorous mind. this book is a collection of anecdotes about musicians. It is one of the funniest books I have ever read.
Vernyce
if you want to laugh, and indeed imprint on the "truth is stranger than fiction" axiom, capture this wild boar!
David
One of my all-time faves!
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